Visceral Sensory

Some articles on visceral sensory, sensory:

Glossopharyngeal Nerve - Overview of Visceral Sensory Component
... Sensory fibers arise from the carotid sinus and carotid body at the bifurcation of the common carotid artery, ascend in the sinus nerve, and join the other components of CN IX at the ... Central course - visceral sensory component Once inside the skull, the visceral sensory fibers enter the lateral medulla between the olive and the inferior cerebellar peduncle and descend in ...
Autonomic Nervous System - Anatomy - Sensory Neurons
... The sensory arm is made of “primary visceral sensory neurons” found in the peripheral nervous system (PNS), in “cranial sensory ganglia” the geniculate, petrosal and nodose ganglia ... These sensory neurons monitor the levels of carbon dioxide, oxygen and sugar in the blood, arterial pressure and the chemical composition of the stomach and gut content ... Primary sensory neurons project (synapse) onto “second order” or relay visceral sensory neurons located in the medulla oblongata, forming the nucleus of ...

Famous quotes containing the word sensory:

    Our talk of external things, our very notion of things, is just a conceptual apparatus that helps us to foresee and control the triggerings of our sensory receptors in the light of previous triggering of our sensory receptors.
    Willard Van Orman Quine (b. 1908)