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Cells > Neurons > Neuropil
Nervous System > Neurons > Neuropil
Cells > Neuroglia > Neuropil
Nervous System > Neuroglia > Neuropil

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  • Neuropile
  • Neuropiles


  • do not confuse with NEUROPIL THREADS, abnormal neuronal structures

Scope note

  • A dense intricate feltwork of interwoven fine glial processes, fibrils, synaptic terminals, axons, and dendrites interspersed among the nerve cells in the gray matter of the central nervous system.

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