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Search Results for: pacinian corpuscles

Pacinian corpuscles

pacinian corpuscles Rapidly adapting mechanoreceptors found in subcutaneous tissue beneath both hairy and glabrous skin.... Read More

Meissners corpuscle

Definition noun, plural: Meissner's corpuscles A rounded, globular structure found in the papillae of the skin (especially... Read More

Glans penis

Definition noun, plural: glans penises (anatomy) The conical expansion of the corpus spongiosum that forms the head of the... Read More

Tactile corpuscle

Definition noun, plural: tactile corpuscles A rounded, globular structure found in the papillae of the skin (especially... Read More