Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 62, Issue 4, pp 1093–1096 | Cite as

Blocking the receptors of the skin and veins by cold

  • T. S. Olimpienko
Physiology
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Summary

The purpose of investigations was a study of the blocking of mechanoceptors of the skin and receptors of the external thoracic vein in a whole animal and isolated preparations. The blocking of skin mechanoceptors in a whole animal occurred at a thermodic temperature of from 3 to 7.5°C below zero. The blocking of an isolated skin flap with cold depended on the speed of cooling and occurred at a thermoid temperature of from 0 to 15°C.

Blocking with cold of receptors of the external thoracic vein in isolated preparation in a whole animal occurred at temperatures of 6.5 to 14.2°C.

Keywords

Public Health Skin Flap Thoracic Vein Thermodic Temperature 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. S. Olimpienko
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Human and Animal PhysiologyO. V. Kuusinen Petrozavodsk UniversityRussia

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