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Tenth cranial nerve

A mixed nerve that supplies the pharynx and larynx and lungs and heart and esophagus and stomach and most of the abdominal viscera.

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Re: GI tract and enteric nervous system

... system. It really is just filled full of nerves and ganglia that help to regulate the huge ... either the spinal cord via a synapse or to a cranial nerve through a synapse as well. Both occur! ... autonomic system to the enteric system via the tenth cranial nerve, called the vagus nerve. This ...

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by daniel.kurz
Fri Oct 28, 2011 6:31 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: GI tract and enteric nervous system
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Vegas nerve

yep...the tenth cranial nerve.

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by opuntia
Mon Jul 18, 2005 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vegas nerve
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