enteric (nerve) plexus

(redirected from enteric nerve plexus)

en·ter·ic (nerve) plex·us

[TA]
the autonomic plexus in the wall of the intestine; it consists of three parts, submucosal, myenteric, and subserosal; ganglionic cells are scattered through the myenteric and submucosal plexus.
Synonym(s): plexus (nervosus) entericus [TA]