sensory system questions pt 3

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sensory system questions pt 3
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  1. branch of the vestibulochlear nerve that carries hearing impulses
    cochlear nerve
  2. the nerve that carries visual impulses from the retina to the brain
    optic nerve
  3. the branch of thee fifth cranial nerve that carries impulses of pain, touch, and temperature from eye to the brain
    opthalmic nerve
  4. largest of the three canal nerves that carry motor fibers to the eyeball muscles
    oculomotor nerve
  5. sense of knowing the position of the one's body and the relative psitions pf different muscles
    propioception
  6. sense of body movement
    kinesthesia
  7. receptors that detect change in temperature
    free nerve endings
  8. term describing any drug that relieves pain
    analgesic
  9. a substance produced by the brain and releives pain
    endorphin
  10. drug that acts on the cns to alter pain perception, such as morphine
    narcotic
  11. drug that acts locally to reduce inflammatoion
    NSAID
  12. physician who specializes in disordes of the eye
    opthalmogist
  13. a term related to the sense of taste
    gustatory
  14. alternations in the lens' shape to allow for near or far vision is called
    accomidation
  15. the term lacrimatvion refers to the secretion of
    tears
  16. painkillers that are released from certain regions of the brain are
    endorphins
  17. person who lack cones in the retina will suffer from
    color blindness
  18. organ of the corti is the receptor for
    hearing

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