The phrenic arteries, two in number, pass to supply the under surface of the diaphragm.
The vagus, the phrenic, and the spinal nerves may also be pressed upon.
Care must be taken not to injure the important nerves, particularly the accessory, the vagus, and the phrenic.
The symptoms are mainly those of peripheral neuritis with special implication of the phrenic and the pneumogastric nerves.
Have you not stimulated my phrenic nerves, besides ruining my digestion with a galvanic current round my stomach?
phrenic phren·ic (frěn'ĭk, frē'nĭk)
Of or relating to the mind.
Of or relating to the diaphragm.