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Dilation

Dilation

The process of enlargment or expansion. The word dilatation means the same thing. Both come from the latin dilatare meaning to enlarge or expand.


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Re: We are programmed entity

... and, progressive, although each stage on the physiology vary,... Another abortion procedure called D&e "expansion and absorb" (dilation and evacuation). ... Modern science may be placed in the womb lens to envision the inside

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by lucy520
Wed Feb 29, 2012 8:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: We are programmed entity
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Re: Can control of "Involuntary" functions be harmful?

Can control of "Involuntary" functions be harmful? I can control my iris contraction/dilation of each eye individually. These multi-unit smooth muscles are considered an involuntary muscle group. Involuntarily reacting to light changes. It would be nice to know ...

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by TheVirus
Fri Jan 15, 2010 4:28 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can control of "Involuntary" functions be harmful?
Replies: 5
Views: 4421

Can control of "Involuntary" functions be harmful?

Can control of "Involuntary" functions be harmful? I can control my iris contraction/dilation of each eye individually. These multi-unit smooth muscles are considered an involuntary muscle group. Involuntarily reacting to light changes. It would be nice to know ...

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by laytona
Thu Dec 17, 2009 10:50 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can control of "Involuntary" functions be harmful?
Replies: 5
Views: 4421

Re: controling Nerve of the Brain? Which One

I am one of the exceptions to this. I can control my iris contraction/dilation of each eye individually. These multi-unit smooth muscles are considered an involuntary muscle group. Involuntarily reacting to light changes. It would be nice to know if this is ...

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by laytona
Thu Dec 17, 2009 10:33 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: controling Nerve of the Brain? Which One
Replies: 8
Views: 16416

Re: Headaches

... you are more interested in the mechanisms rather than the cause certain parts of dura and lepto meninges when stimulated give rise to pain. vasodilation givesd rise to the pain as you figured out but pain comesz not from the dilation but by the pressure exerted by the walls. that sort of helps. ...

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by jwalin
Tue Nov 24, 2009 12:25 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Headaches
Replies: 10
Views: 3162
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