A nociceptor is a sensory nerve cell that responds to damaging or potentially damaging stimuli by sending signals to the spinal cord and brain. This process, called nociception, may cause the percep...
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any one of the many free nerve endings throughout the body that warn of potentially harmful changes in the environment, such as excessive pressure or ...
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