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Proprioceptive

proprioceptive

(Science: physiology) Capable of receiving stimuli originating in muscles, tendons, and other internal tissues.

Origin: L. Proprius, one's own, _ capio, to take


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... chemical signal like epidermal growth factor." more on hair follicles: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hair_follicle following the sensory: The proprioceptive sense is believed to be composed of information from sensory neurons located in the inner ear (motion and orientation) and in the stretch ...

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... and in patients with spasticity or rigidity. The method has also been used to explore a number of neural systems in healthy human volunteers, e.g. proprioceptive, tactile, nociceptive and autonomic mechanisms" http://www.neurofys.uu.se/v2/index.php?lnk=research/micron Nociceptive: A nociceptor ...

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