gastric nerve


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gastric nerve

Any of the autonomic nerves to the stomach from the esophageal plexus that are composed of axons from the vagus (CN X) and greater splanchnic nerves.
See also: nerve
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The anterior gastric nerve is the major gastric branch that lies along the lesser curvature.
The axon of the dorsal gastric motor neuron that innervates gm4 projects from the stomatogastric ganglion (STG) to the muscle through the dorsal gastric nerve (dgn) (Weimann et al., 1991) that splits from the dvn a few millimeters below the ganglion (Fig.
The Internal neuromodulation devices market is segmented into 5 product types Spinal Cord Stimulator, Deep Brain Stimulator, Vagus Nerve Stimulator, Sacral Nerve Stimulator and Gastric Nerve Stimulator.