MERKEL'S TACTILE DISK

found mainly in the glabrous skin of the hands and feet as nerve endings.

MERKEL'S TACTILE DISK: "Found in the skin on the feet and hands, Merkels Tactile Disks are a type of sensory nerve ending."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MERKEL'S TACTILE DISK," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/merkels-tactile-disk/ (accessed October 15, 2021).
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