cervical loop n.
See cervical ansa.
- Cervical nerve
cervical nerve n. Any of the nerves whose nuclei of origin are in the cervical spinal cord.
a network of nerves branching from the spinal nerves of the neck region and innervating the neck, chest, diaphragm, and part of the face. cervical plexus n. A plexus that lies beneath the sternocleidomastoid muscle, is formed by loops joining the anterior branches of the first four cervical nerves, receives communicating branches from the superior […]
- Cervical pregnancy
cervical pregnancy n. An ectopic pregnancy developing in the cervical canal.
- Cervical rib
cervical rib n. A supernumerary rib articulating with a cervical vertebra, usually the seventh, but not reaching the sternum in front.