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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
detection of stimulus involved in sensory perception +   
equilibrioception +   
magnetoreception +  
proprioception +   
The series of events by which an organism senses the position, location, orientation, and movement of the body and its parts. Proprioception is mediated by proprioceptors, sensory nerve terminals found in muscles, tendons, and joint capsules, which give information concerning movements and position of the body. The receptors in the labyrinth are sometimes also considered proprioceptors.
regulation of sensory perception +   
sensory perception of chemical stimulus +   
sensory perception of electrical stimulus +  
sensory perception of gravity +  
sensory perception of humidity +  
sensory perception of itch  
sensory perception of light stimulus +   
sensory perception of mechanical stimulus +   
sensory perception of pain +   
sensory perception of temperature stimulus +   
sensory processing +   

Synonyms
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Proprioception
Definition Sources: ISBN:072168677X

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