Results for: Somatosensory

In Health

What does the somatosensory cortex do?

The somatosensory cortex processes the tactile information that comes in from all over your body. It is organized in a topographical way - each body part is represented in a s (MORE)
In Mental Health

What are somatosensory disorders?

Somatosensory disorders are problems related to the human sense of touch. The most common example is numbness or pins and needles sensation (paresthesia) after injury to a ner (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is the function of somatosensory area?

responsible for processinq info relationq to touch, movement and the location of the body and other objects.. i think.
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What are somatosensory evoked potential studies used for?

Somatosensory evoked potentials record transmission of nerve impulses from the limbs to the brain, and can be used to diagnose nerve damage or degeneration within the spinal c (MORE)