Receptors

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  1. photoreceptor
    • sense- vision
    • eyes (rods and cones)
  2. chemoreceptor (gustation, olfaction)
    • sense- taste, smell
    • taste buds
  3. chemoreceptor (ions)
    • sense- blood chemistry
    • brain, circulatory system
  4. auditory receptor (a type of mechanoreceptor)
    • sense- hearing
    • ears (tympanic membrane)
  5. touch mechanoreceptor
    • sense- touch, pressure
    • skin
  6. rheoreceptor
    sense- water currents
  7. baroreceptor
    sense- blood pressure
  8. proprioreceptor
    sense- kinesthetic sense
  9. pain receptor
    sense- pain
  10. temperature receptor
    sense- temperature
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Receptors
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2012-04-16 04:45:14
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Senses - unit 22
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