special senses - 1957 Words
There are different modalities (forms) of sensation
Sound, pain, pressure, touch, stretch, vibration, heat, cold, vision, taste, smell, proprioreception, hearing, equilibrium, gustation, etc.
Each modality has a specific receptor
Each modality is conducted by sensory (afferent) neurons to the CNS and is the result of different neural pathways and synaptic connections
2. Sensory Pathways
3. Law of Specific Nerve Energy
Each sensory neuron carries information...
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