reflexogenic


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re·flex·o·gen·ic

, reflexogenous
n. reflexógeno, agente que causa un reflejo.
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To achieve erections, reflexogenic and psychogenic phenomenon are necessary, and if any of these is deficit, it can cause impotence.
9-12) However, causes of intraoperative erection during general anaesthesia are not very clear, but appear to be reflexogenic and psychogenic.
2-4) These theories are based around three major concepts: the biomechanical effects, the muscular reflexogenic effects and the neurophysiological effects.
Sensory involvement of the genitalia is essential to achieving and maintaining reflexogenic erection; this becomes increasingly important as the effect of psychogenic stimuli declines with age.
reflexogenic effect on the functional activity of different organs and systems.
6) It dictates that when a reflexogenic muscular system receives a stimulus of unaccustomed magnitude, the system in question calls upon the surrounding musculature, thus engaging muscles neither ordinarily involved nor necessarily helpful in the response.
esophagus as reflexogenic sites for acid-induced bronchoconstriction in dogs.
However, although the reflexogenic stimulus is processed at a low level (the reflex circuit being organized at the level of the brainstem) the characteristics of the blink reflex may be considerably altered (e.
However, even if the injury is at a higher level, an injured person can have reflexogenic erections or lubrication.