Afferent and efferent connections of the rat tail flick reflex (a model used to analyze pain control mechanisms)

J Comp Neurol. 1982 Mar 20;206(1):9-16. doi: 10.1002/cne.902060103.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Afferent Pathways / anatomy & histology
  • Animals
  • Efferent Pathways / anatomy & histology
  • Electric Stimulation
  • Evoked Potentials, Somatosensory
  • Horseradish Peroxidase
  • Male
  • Motor Neurons / ultrastructure
  • Muscles / innervation
  • Nociceptors / ultrastructure*
  • Peripheral Nerves / anatomy & histology*
  • Rats
  • Rats, Inbred Strains
  • Reflex / physiology*
  • Spinal Cord / anatomy & histology*
  • Spinal Nerve Roots / anatomy & histology
  • Substantia Gelatinosa / anatomy & histology
  • Tail / innervation*

Substances

  • Horseradish Peroxidase