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baroreceptor

John Lackie

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199549351
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727948
baroreceptor

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A sense organ that responds to pressure. High-pressure arterial baroreceptors respond to pressure in arteries whereas low-pressure baroreceptors (cardiopulmonary or

Reference Entry.  49 words. 

Subjects: Clinical Medicine

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