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Flashcards in Neuro fiber types Deck (11):
1

protopathic sensation is what type of fiber(s)? pain, temp, crude touch, heat...

A delta
C

2

touch is what type of fiber

A beta

3

vibration is which fiber?

A beta

4

Skin stretch is which fiber?

A beta

5

muscle stretch is which type of fiber?

A alpha
A beta

6

tendon spindles use which fiber?

A alpha

7

what are the receptors for touch sensation?

hair follicle receptors, meissner corp, merkels discs

8

which receptors sense vibration?

pacianian corp

9

what receptor senses protopathic stuff?

free nerve endings

10

what is the receptor for muscle stretching? Causes flexion or extension?

neuromuscular spindles
flexion

11

what receptor is responsible for muscle tension sensation? Causes flexion or extension?

neurotendinous spindles
causes extension/relaxation