Sensory nerve fibres
Your answers must match the highlighted question.


 Has the largest axon diameter
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Most warmsensitive fibres are...
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Has the smallest diameter
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Most coldsensitive fibres are...
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Has the highest conduction velocity
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Myelinated
 A:
 Aβ and Aδ
 B:
 Aδ and C
 C:
 Aβ and C

 Has the lowest conduction velocity
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Inhibited by prolonged anoxia
 A:
 Aβ and Aδ
 B:
 Aδ and C
 C:
 Aβ and C

 Inhibited by mild anoxia
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Transmits light touch, pressure and vibration
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Inhibited by prolonged anaesthetic
 A:
 Aβ and Aδ
 B:
 Aδ and C
 C:
 Aβ and C

 Transmits temperature and fast pain
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Inhibited by mild anaesthetic
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C

 Transmits temperature slow pain and itch
 A:
 Aβ
 B:
 Aδ
 C:
 C
