sympathetic plexus


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sympathetic plexus

An autonomic plexus composed of sympathetic axons. Large sympathetic plexuses surround the midline (prevertebral) sympathetic ganglia, which are found near major midline arteries such as the celiac trunk.
See also: plexus

sympathetic plexus

One of the plexuses formed at intervals by the sympathetic nerves and ganglia.
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