Visceral Afferents

Known as: Afferents, Visceral, Visceral afferent, Visceral afferent nerve fiber 
The sensory fibers innervating the viscera.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
TRPV1 receptors feature prominently in nociception of spinal primary afferents but are also expressed in unmyelinated cranial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Pleasant touch sensations may begin with neural coding in the periphery by specific afferents. We found that during soft brush… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Visceral hypersensitivity (perception of gastrointestinal sensory events at a lower-than-normal threshold) is considered to be an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The nucleus tractus solitarius (NTS) receives dense terminations from cranial visceral afferents, including those from the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Patients with mild chronic inflammation of the rectum or ileum have reduced perceptual responses to rectosigmoid distension… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
At least twenty-two architectonic areas can be distinguished within the orbital and medial prefrontal cortex (OMPFC). Although… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
THE adult brain has a remarkable ability to adjust to changes in sensory input. Removal of afferent input to the somatosensory… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
This report analyzes the clinical and physiological evidence supporting a role for altered visceral afferent mechanisms in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In the adult mammalian visual system, ganglion cell axons from the two eyes are segregated from each other into separate layers… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Preganglionic neurons of the sacral parasympathetic nucleus (SPN) were located almost exclusively (98%) within the L6-S1 spinal… (More)
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