"Action Potentials" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Abrupt changes in the membrane potential that sweep along the CELL MEMBRANE of excitable cells in response to excitation stimuli.
- Action Potentials
- Action Potential
- Potential, Action
- Potentials, Action
- Spike Potentials
- Potential, Spike
- Potentials, Spike
- Spike Potential
- Nerve Impulses
- Impulse, Nerve
- Impulses, Nerve
- Nerve Impulse
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Action Potentials".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Action Potentials".
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