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large plexus of sympathetic nerves in the abdomen behind the stomach abdominal nerve plexus , coeliac plexus , plexus celiacus , solar plexus
sympathetic compatibility accord
receptors postulated to exist on nerve cell membranes of the sympathetic nervous system in order to explain the specificity of certain agents that affect only some sympathetic activities (such as vasoconstriction and relaxation of intestinal muscles and c alpha-adrenergic receptor , alpha-adrenoceptor , alpha receptor
plexus of sympathetic and parasympathetic nerve fibers autonomic plexus , plexus autonomici
receptors postulated to exist on nerve cell membranes of the sympathetic nervous system in order to explain the specificity of certain agents that affect only some sympathetic activities (such as vasodilation and increased heart beat) beta-adrenergic receptor , beta-adrenoceptor , beta receptor
someone who is excessively sympathetic toward those who claim to be exploited or underprivileged bleeding heart
kind and sympathetic compassionate , humane , humanitarian , magnanimous
feeling of sympathetic understanding compatibility
friendly and sympathetic congenial , hail-fellow-well-met , simpatico
quality of being warmhearted and considerate and humane and sympathetic kindness
antihypertensive drug (trade names Trandate and Normodyne) that blocks alpha and beta-adrenergic receptors of the sympathetic nervous system (leading to a decrease in blood pressure) labetalol , labetalol hydrochloride , Normodyne , Trandate
originates in the brain stem and lower part of the spinal cord; opposes physiological effects of the sympathetic nervous system: stimulates digestive secretions; slows the heart; constricts the pupils; dilates blood vessels parasympathetic , parasympathetic nervous system
quality of insight and sympathetic understanding perceptiveness
any of several nerves of the sympathetic part of the autonomic nervous system that innervate viscera and blood vessels splanchnic nerve
surgical interruption of a nerve pathway in the sympathetic nervous system sympathectomy
lack of insight and sympathetic understanding unperceptiveness
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