Reports of intimate touch: Erogenous zones and somatosensory cortical organization

@article{Turnbull2014ReportsOI,
  title={Reports of intimate touch: Erogenous zones and somatosensory cortical organization},
  author={Oliver Hugh Turnbull and Victoria E. Lovett and J. Henry Chaldecott and M. D. Lucas},
  journal={Cortex},
  year={2014},
  volume={53},
  pages={146-154}
}
INTRODUCTION Erogenous zones have paradoxical response properties, producing erotic feelings from body surfaces distant from the genitalia. Ramachandran has suggested an intriguing neuroscientific explanation for the distribution of erogenous zones, based on the arrangement of body parts (such as the adjacent positioning of the genitals and the feet) in primary somatosensory cortex (S1). The present study represents the first systematic survey of the magnitude of erotic sensations from various… Expand
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