What is another word for coeliac plexus?

5 synonyms found


[ sˈiːlɪˌak plˈɛksəs], [ sˈiːlɪˌak plˈɛksəs], [ s_ˈiː_l_ɪ__ˌa_k p_l_ˈɛ_k_s_ə_s]

Synonyms for Coeliac plexus:

How to use "Coeliac plexus" in context?

The coeliac plexus is a network of nerves which supplies nutrients and oxygen to the small intestine. There are also spinal nerves which supply nerves to the lower section of the small intestine. Problems with the coeliac plexus can lead to problems with the small intestine, such as abdominal pain and diarrhoea.

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