Encyclopedia of Pain

2007 Edition

Autonomic Reactions/Symptoms

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_340

Definition

Variation of blood pressure, cardiac rhythm, blood circulation, respiration, pupil diameter, visceral motility and visceral secretion triggered by a noxious stimulus.

 Autonomic Functions

 Hypnic Headache

 Parabrachial Hypothalamic and Amydaloid Projections

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