Autonomic ganglion

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Autonomic ganglion
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Autonomic nervous system innervation, showing the sympathetic and parasympathetic (craniosacral) systems, in red and blue, respectively
Latin ganglion autonomicum
Code TA A14.2.00.008
Anatomical terminology

An autonomic ganglion is a cluster of nerve cell bodies (a ganglion) in the autonomic nervous system. The two types are sympathetic ganglion and parasympathetic ganglion.