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Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (MindTap Course List)
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The somatic sensations arise when a stimulus excites a sensory neuron through action potential. They originate at the sensory receptors in skin, joints, and muscle. They are sensed by the sensory receptors, namely mechanoreceptors, thermo-receptors, chemoreceptors, photoreceptors, and pain receptors.

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Chapter 33, Problem 6SQ
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Introduction: The somatic sensations arise when a stimulus excites a sensory neuron through action potential. They originate at the sensory receptors in skin, joints, and muscle. They are sensed by the sensory receptors, namely mechanoreceptors, thermo-receptors, chemoreceptors, photoreceptors, and pain receptors.

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