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craniocervical part of peripheral autonomic plexuses and ganglia


Definition: networks of postsynaptic sympathetic nerve fibers accompanying the carotid arteries and branches thereof within the head and neck.

Synonym(s): pars craniocervicalis plexuum et gangliorum visceraliumTA

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