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Special Senses Part 1 (Taste & Smell)

Special Senses Part 1 (Taste & Smell)

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Published by: rizwanbas on Sep 12, 2009
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The Special Senses
Part A
Describe the location, structure, and afferentpathways of taste and smell receptors, andexplain how these receptors are activated.
Cranial Nerves and Functions
Chemical Senses
5 Senses
 Touch, Taste, Smell, Vision and Hearing
Excluded as special sense
Various aspects of touch (Pain, heat,pressure)
Somatic sense
Chemical senses – gustation (taste) andolfaction (smell)
 The receptors for taste (gustation) and smell(olfaction) are
Chemoreceptors respond to chemicals inaqueous solution
 Taste – to substances dissolved in saliva
Smell – to substances dissolved in fluids

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