Aorticorenal ganglion

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Nerve: Aorticorenal ganglion
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Abdominal portion of the sympathetic trunk, with the celiac plexus and hypogastric plexus. (Aorticorenal ganglion labeled at right, fourth from the top.)
Latin ganglia aorticorenalia
Gray's subject #220 85
From celiac ganglion
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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]


Overview

The upper part of each celiac ganglion is joined by the greater splanchnic nerve, while the lower part, which is segmented off and named the aorticorenal ganglion, receives the lesser splanchnic nerve and gives off the greater part of the renal plexus.

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