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Sensory neurons also known as afferent neurons are neurons that convert a specific type of stimulus, via their receptors, into action potentials or graded ...

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Sensory neurons are nerve cells within the nervous system responsible for converting external stimuli from the organism's environment into internal electrical ...

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In this video, you'll learn about sensory neurons and how they give rise to your five senses. Also, you'll explore the brain's role in processing...

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Sensory neurons carry information from the sense organs (such as the eyes and ears) to the brain.

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Jun 16, 2016 ... The Afferent "Sensory" Neuron carries impulses from sense organs to CNS, the Interneuron "Associative Neuron" make a decision based upon ...

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Inflammations of sensory neurons in a nerve fibre cause sensations of tingling, burning, or stabbing pains that usually are worse at night and are aggravated by  ...

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Aug 21, 2013 ... The first step leading to perception of innocuous touch is activation of cutaneous sensory neurons called low-threshold mechanoreceptors ...

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Neurons come in many sizes. For example, a single sensory neuron from your fingertip has an axon that extends the length of your arm, while neurons within the ...

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The nervous system has many types of sensory neurons. Nerve endings on one end of each neuron are encased in a special structure to sense a specific ...