Pulmonary plexus

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Pulmonary plexus
Details
Latin plexus pulmonalis
Identifiers
Gray's p.913
Dorlands
/Elsevier
p_24/12648348
TA A14.2.01.172
FMA 6629
Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy

The pulmonary plexus is an autonomic plexus formed from pulmonary branches of vagus nerve and the sympathetic trunk.

It supplies the bronchial tree and the visceral pleura.

According to the relation with the root of lungs, It is divided into: 1.Anterior pulmonary plexus 2.Posterior pulmonary plexus

References[edit]

This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

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