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inferior cervical cardiac branches of vagus nerve


Definition: the most inferior of the cervical branches of the vagus nerve conducting presynaptic parasympathetic fibers to, and reflex afferent fibers from, the cardiac plexus; branching from the vagi at root of neck.

Synonym(s): rami cardiaci cervicales inferiores nervi vagiTA

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