Sentence Examples

  • The terminals of the vagus nerve are also stimulated, causing the heart to beat more slowly.
  • 8, Exit of vagus nerve.
  • 8, Exit of vagus nerve.
  • The action of aconitine on the circulation is due to an initial stimulation of the cardio-inhibitory centre in the medulla oblongata (at the root of the vagus nerves), and later to a directly toxic influence on the nerve-ganglia and muscular fibres of the heart itself.
  • The initial hastening is due to a stimulation of the vagus terminals in the lung, as it does not occur if these nerves are previously divided.

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