vagal

(redirected from vagally)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to vagally: vagolytic, vagolysis

vagal

 [va´gal]
pertaining to the vagus nerve.

va·gal

(vā'găl),
Relating to the vagus nerve.

vagal

/va·gal/ (va´gal) pertaining to the vagus nerve.

vagal

(vā′gəl)
adj.
Of or relating to the vagus nerve.

va′gal·ly adv.

vagal

[vā′gəl]
Etymology: L, vagus, wandering
pertaining to the vagus nerve.

va·gal

(vā'găl)
Relating to the vagus nerve.

vagal

Pertaining to the VAGUS NERVE.

vagal

pertaining to the vagus nerve.

vagal attack
see vasovagal attack.
vagal maneuver
pressure on the carotid sinus or eyeball to terminate supraventricular tachycardia.
References in periodicals archive ?
However, Patient 12 had vagally induced PAF but an observational period of only 3 months.
Could the presence of too much mucus in the nose and throat be the result of direct irritation from LPR or the result of vagally mediated responses to throat irritation?
These drugs work by inhibiting vagally mediated bronchoconstriction.
Opioid-induced hypotension is most likely caused by a centrally mediated decrease in sympathetic tone and vagally induced bradycardia (33).
Explanations for the superiority of anticholinergic action in COPD are debated but may relate to the complicated, inflammatory, noncholinergic pathways seen in asthma, especially due vagally mediated reflex bronchoconstriction.
The present data regarding HRV measures demonstrate low values of the vagally mediated HRV measure HF power.
A substance P antagonist inhibits vagally induced increase in vascular permeability and bronchial smooth muscle contraction in the guinea pig.
In general, short-term HRV rMSSD (root mean square of successive difference) reflects alterations in autonomic tone that are predominantly vagally mediated (Kleiger et al.