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what are the two types of nerve fibres responsible for travelling in regards to transmision

afferent, efferent

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what are afferent nerve fibres

sensory impulses toward the spinal cord

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what are efferent nerve fibers

motor impulses away from the spinal cord

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what is modulation

the transmitted signal either amplified (pain sensation gets stronger) or dampened (pain sensation dies down)
-the 3rd stage

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what is perception

- the 4th stage
-transform into motor responses (via efferent verve fibre) and memories
-the final conscious subjective and awareness of the experience of pain