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celiac branches of posterior vagal trunk


Definition: terminal branches of the posterior vagal trunk conveying presynaptic parasympathetic fibers to—and visceral afferent fibers from—the celiac plexus.

Synonym(s): rami celiaci trunci vagi posteriorisTA, celiac branches of vagus nerve, rami celiaci nervi vagi

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