afferent nerve

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Synonyms for afferent nerve

a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system

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Differential role of inhibition in habituation of two independent afferent pathways to a common motor output.
Psychophysical and Physiological Evidence for Parallel Afferent Pathways Mediating the Sensation of Itch.
Genioglossus muscle responses to upper airway pressure changes: afferent pathways.
Afferent pathways to this area are from the neostriatum and use the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).
Given that multiple efferent and afferent pathways are involved in LUT infection, each of these is a potential pharmacologic target for patients with OAB.