pulmonary plexus

noun

Medical Definition of pulmonary plexus

: either of two nerve plexuses associated with each lung that lie on the dorsal and ventral aspects of the bronchi of each lung and distribute fibers mainly from the vagus nerve to the lungs

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“Pulmonary plexus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pulmonary%20plexus. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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