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Synonyms for receptor
a cellular structure that is postulated to exist in order to mediate between a chemical agent that acts on nervous tissue and the physiological response
an organ having nerve endings (in the skin or viscera or eye or ear or nose or mouth) that respond to stimulation
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1986) speculated that decreased efficiency of muscle receptors
could lead to decreased proprioceptive protection in joints.
MG causes the body to make antibodies that destroy some of our muscle receptors
They may correspond to proprioceptive muscle receptors
, although their communications with fibers from the RLN imply a motor function.
Methacholine causes airway narrowing by acting directly on bronchial smooth muscle receptors