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Touch Perception

"Touch Perception" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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The process by which the nature and meaning of tactile stimuli are recognized and interpreted by the brain, such as realizing the characteristics or name of an object being touched.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Touch Perception" by people in this website by year, and whether "Touch Perception" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 46 publications over 14 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2019
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