Perception and gut reflexes induced by stimulation of gastrointestinal thermoreceptors in humans.

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Villanova, N; Azpiroz, F; Malagelada, J R;

1. Experimental studies in animals suggest the existence of thermoreceptors in the gastrointestinal tract. Our aim was to investigate the distribution and specificity of upper gut thermoreceptors in humans. 2. In healthy subjects, thermal stimulation of the stomach (n =... View more
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