This function returns the PathDistance of a compartment.
Function Output Type : Real
Calculated : At each tracing point
Returns a value : For each compartment
Values to consider : All
Output Interpretation :
PathDistance is which is the sum of lengths of each compartment from the soma point. The above example, shows the total PathDistance is 399247 microns.
Total_Sum = 399247 gives Total_Sum, Minimum = 0 gives minimum, Maximum = 1137.5 gives maximum for given input neuron.
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