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Peri-

peri-

(Science: prefix) Meaning around, about, near.

Compare: circum-.

Origin: G. Around


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Sonic reflexes

... structures where the facial and vocal components of the pain reaction are integrated are situated in the central part of the brainstem, within the peri-aqueductal grey matter. Does the term "brainstem" refer to a part of the brain? Destruction of this area in animals results in complete ...

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by ragav.payne
Sun Sep 24, 2006 4:40 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sonic reflexes
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Sonic reflexes

... structures where the facial and vocal components of the pain reaction are integrated are situated in the central part of the brainstem, within the peri-aqueductal grey matter. Destruction of this area in animals results in complete loss of vocal or expressive reactions following a painful stimulus ...

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by pd84
Sun Sep 24, 2006 1:12 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sonic reflexes
Replies: 21
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