splanchnic ganglion n.
A small sympathetic ganglion often present with the greater splanchnic nerve.
noun 1. Anatomy. any of several nerves to the viscera and blood vessels of the chest and pelvic areas.
splanchnicotomy splanch·ni·cot·o·my (splāngk’nĭ-kŏt’ə-mē) n. Surgical section of a splanchnic nerve or nerves.
[spir-i-choo-al-i-tee] /ˌspɪr ɪ tʃuˈæl ɪ ti/ noun, plural spiritualities. 1. the quality or fact of being spiritual. 2. incorporeal or immaterial nature. 3. predominantly spiritual character as shown in thought, life, etc.; spiritual tendency or tone. 4. Often, spiritualities. property or revenue of the church or of an ecclesiastic in his or her official capacity. […]
splanchnocele splanch·no·cele (splāngk’nə-sēl’) n. The primitive body cavity in the embryo. Hernia of any of the abdominal viscera.