Krause's end-bulbs

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Bulbous capsules in the skin containing sensory nerve endings, which may be mechanoreceptors, but which are also thought to be thermoreceptors sensitive to cold and activated by temperatures less than 20 °C. They occur more superficially in the skin than heat receptors.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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