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Response to Grizzled Ol Granddad (Original post)

Sat Mar 25, 2017, 08:42 AM

3. One big problem is that the definition of pain

includes an emotional component, otherwise it's called "nociception" and is considered a reflex, just like the knee jerk. At what gestational age is a fetus capable of emotion?
http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=4723

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