receptor

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1986) speculated that decreased efficiency of muscle receptors could lead to decreased proprioceptive protection in joints.
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.