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Descriptor English: Sensory Gating
Descriptor Spanish: Filtrado Sensorial
Descriptor Portuguese: Filtro Sensorial
Descriptor French: Filtrage sensoriel
Entry term(s): Acoustic Startle Gating
Auditory Sensory Gating
Filtering, Sensory
Gating, Acoustic Startle
Gating, Auditory Sensory
Gating, Sensorimotor
Gating, Sensory
Gating, Startle
Sensorimotor Gating
Sensory Filtering
Startle Gating
Tree number(s): G11.561.794
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055139
Scope note: The ability of the BRAIN to suppress neuronal responses to external sensory inputs, such as auditory and visual stimuli. Sensory filtering (or gating) allows humans to block out irrelevant, meaningless, or redundant stimuli.
Annotation: do not confuse with ION CHANNEL GATING
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Neural Inhibition (2007-2008)
Schizophrenia (1982-2008)
Public MeSH Note: 2009
History Note: 2009
DeCS ID: 53336
Unique ID: D055139
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Sensory Gating - Preferred
Concept UI M0514564
Scope note The ability of the BRAIN to suppress neuronal responses to external sensory inputs, such as auditory and visual stimuli. Sensory filtering (or gating) allows humans to block out irrelevant, meaningless, or redundant stimuli.
Preferred term Sensory Gating
Entry term(s) Filtering, Sensory
Gating, Sensory
Sensory Filtering
Sensorimotor Gating - Narrower
Concept UI M0514565
Preferred term Sensorimotor Gating
Entry term(s) Gating, Sensorimotor
Auditory Sensory Gating - Narrower
Concept UI M0592147
Preferred term Auditory Sensory Gating
Entry term(s) Gating, Auditory Sensory
Acoustic Startle Gating - Narrower
Concept UI M0514566
Preferred term Acoustic Startle Gating
Entry term(s) Gating, Acoustic Startle
Gating, Startle
Startle Gating



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