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Solution: The adrenal medulla is different from the remainder of the sympathetic division because _________.a. postganglionic neurons of the adrenal medulla secrete acetylcholine b. it has short preganglionic f

Problem

The adrenal medulla is different from the remainder of the sympathetic division because _________.

a. postganglionic neurons of the adrenal medulla secrete acetylcholine 

b. it has short preganglionic fibers and long postganglionic fibers 

c. it secretes epinephrine and norepinephrine, which act as hormones, rather than as neurotransmitters 

d. it is the only structure of the sympathetic division whose preganglionic cell bodies are not in the lateral horns of the spinal cord