I rode in the town of vagus, all in the public square; The mail coach had arrived, the post boy met me there.
While the vagus is inhibitory to the heart it is motor to the lungs.
The vagus, or Wandering Nerve, permeates every vital section of the body, as the accompanying plate will show.
All these things a Sedative to the vagus nerve does actually effect.
In 1871, Neftel relieved a case of hay asthma by galvanizing the vagus; but recent books know nothing of it.
It has no action on the brain, except as connected with the vagus nerve.
The vagus, in point of time, is paralysed earlier than the muscular substance of the heart.
Lying behind the vein may be seen the vagus nerve (Fig. 248).
This action is characteristic of derangement of the vagus nerve.
The next five correspond to the five main roots of the vagus.
vagus va·gus (vā'gəs)
n. pl. va·gi (-gī, -jī)
The vagus nerve.