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Pressure sense

pressure sense

The faculty of discriminating various degrees of pressure on the surface.

Synonym: baresthesia, piesesthesia, weight sense.


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Re: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

... have a heart on the right side, instead of left - but systolic blood pressure being lower than diastolic blood pressure just doesn't make sense. Systolic blood pressure - When the heart shrinks and pushes the blood into main arteries ...

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by teju85
Wed Nov 13, 2013 10:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

It is possible, kinda. Remember that systolic pressure is the pressure measured during ventricular contraction pushing blood ... is purely theoretical and not likely a problem to think about. In the true sense of systolic and diastolic pressure at the level of the heart, if the systolic ...

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by daniel.kurz
Thu Oct 24, 2013 7:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

... a course to be a nursing assistant. We've been learning to take blood pressure, and what it means. Systolic is the higher number; pressure when ... unusual cases, diastolic can be greater than systolic. This makes no sense to me. I can't see how that could possibly ever happen. Anyone know ...

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by ChrisHoStuart
Sun Oct 13, 2013 8:04 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... chances of finding mates. This is because of contemporary society's pressure on individuals to keep good mental health in the face of ever increasing ... longer being stalked by lions? Think about it bud. It doesn't make any sense. 3)I don't know, but three is a nice number. Now as a conclusion. ...

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by andreassiege
Tue Oct 09, 2012 3:32 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... what is a random and what is a prescribed cellular response to outside pressure. It is for this reason that I argue that random mutations “mistakes” ... some dangerous substance. This substance is "natural" in the sense that it is not man-made (not an artificial antibiotic). Could you ...

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by scottie
Wed Sep 26, 2012 7:56 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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