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Of the four Classes of Fibrous Motions. Of irritative Motions. - Of Sensitive Motions
. Of Voluntary Motions. Of Associate Motions. - Additional Observations on the
Sensorial Powers. - - Of Stimulus, Sensorial Exertion, and Fbrous Contračtion.
Distribution of them into four class, irritative motions, sensitive motions, volumtary
motions, and associate motions, defined. I. ALL the fibrous contračtions of animal
bodies originate from the sensorium, and resolve themselves into four classes, ...
... which precede or accompany them; as in repeating carelessly the alphabet in
its usual order after having began it. II. We shall give the following names to these
four classes of fibrous motions, and subjoin their definitions. 1. Irritative motions.
motions; it is termed irritation, and irritative motions are those contračtions of the
muscular fibres, or of the organs of sense, that are immediately consequent to
this exertion or change of the sensorium. 2. Sensitive motions. That exertion or ...
5 E. C. T. VII. of IRRITATIVE MOTIONS. I. I. Some muscular motions are excited
by perpetual irritations. 2. Others more frequently by sensations. 3. Others by
volition. Case of involuntary stretchings in paralytic limbs. 4. Some sensual
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Written by the grandfather of Charles Darwin, this book is a masterful treatise on the medical disorders and how to treat them. Primarily of interest to people who are interested in the period ... Read full review