splanchnic nerve


Anatomy. any of several nerves to the viscera and blood vessels of the chest and pelvic areas.

Nearby words

  1. splanchnesthesia,
  2. splanchnesthetic sensibility,
  3. splanchnic,
  4. splanchnic anesthesia,
  5. splanchnic ganglion,
  6. splanchnic wall,
  7. splanchnicectomy,
  8. splanchnicotomy,
  9. splanchno-,
  10. splanchnocele

Origin of splanchnic nerve

First recorded in 1825–35

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