The Histology of the Common Carotid Baroceptor Areas of the Cat
The areas of the cat's common carotid arteries, where baroceptor activity, similar to that in the carotid sinus, has recently been discovered, have been examined histologically; the nervous structures observed were similar to those in the carotid sinus and Nonidez' area. Additional information regarding the characteristic histology of these structures is presented.
- Received July 22, 1955.
- © 1956 American Heart Association, Inc.