nocifensor


nocifensor
защитный механизм

English-Russian big medical dictionary. 2005.

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  • nocifensor — Denoting processes or mechanisms that act to protect the body from injury; specifically, a system of nerves in the skin and mucous membranes that react to adjacent injury by causing vasodilation. [noci + L. fendo (only in compounds), to strike,… …   Medical dictionary

  • nocifensor — no·ci·fen·sor …   English syllables

  • nocifensor — |fen(t)sə(r) adjective Etymology: noci + fensor (probably from defense + or) : of, relating to, or constituting a system of cutaneous nerve fibers believed to mediate diffuse pain sensations …   Useful english dictionary

  • Reflex — A reaction that is involuntary. The corneal reflex is the blink that occurs with irritation of the eye. The nasal reflex is a sneeze. * * * 1. An involuntary reaction in response to a stimulus applied to the periphery and transmitted to the… …   Medical dictionary


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