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2. What mechanism do the centre/surround receptor fields exhibit? (These receptor fields are present in the dorsal column nuclei and thalamic neurones

  • Lateral Inhibition
  • Medial Inhibtion
  • Lateral Excitation
  • Medial Excitation

3. Which of these is not a type of organisation present in the primary somatic sensory cortex?

  • Modality Organisation
  • Columnar Organisation
  • Lateral Organisation
  • Somatotopic Organisation

4. The gracile nucleus conveys sensory information from the?

  • Lower limbs and lower trunk
  • Neck, upper limbs and upper trunk

5. Brodmann's areas 1 and 3b recieve information from where?

  • Skin receptors
  • Muscle receptors
  • Joint receptors


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