TITLE

somatic

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2025
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "somatic" is presented. It refers to structures of the body wall, such as skeletal muscles in contrast to structures associated with the viscera, such as visceral muscles.
ACCESSION #
21245964

 

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