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Vertebral nerve

vertebral nerve

(Science: anatomy, nerve) A branch from the stellate ganglion that ascends along the vertebral artery to the level of the axis or atlas, giving branches to the cervical nerves and meninges.

Synonym: nervus vertebralis.


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