Sensory nerve

Known as: afferent nerves, nerve sensory, Nervus sensorius 
General anatomical term applied to nerves in which somatic afferent nerve fibers predominate.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Overexposure to intense sound can cause temporary or permanent hearing loss. Postexposure recovery of threshold sensitivity has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Garlic belongs to the Allium family of plants that produce organosulfur compounds, such as allicin and diallyl disulfide (DADS… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Wasabi, horseradish and mustard owe their pungency to isothiocyanate compounds. Topical application of mustard oil (allyl… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Human nerve fibers exhibit a distinct pattern of threshold fluctuation following a single action potential known as the recovery… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Tissue injury generates endogenous factors that heighten our sense of pain by increasing the response of sensory nerve endings to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Friedreich ataxia (FRDA), the most common autosomal recessive ataxia, is characterized by degeneration of the large sensory… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
P2X receptors are a family of ligand-gated ion channels responsive to ATP. Seven subtypes have been identified which form homo… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Capsaicin, the main pungent ingredient in "hot" chili peppers, elicits buming pain by activating specific (vanilloid) receptors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Recent studies have shown that developing nerve fibres grow directly to their targets1–4 and are guided by specific cues5,6, but… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The sensory and motor connections of the cervical vagus nerves and of its inferior ganglion (nodose ganglion) have been traced in… (More)
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