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Hypogastric nerve

hypogastric nerve n.
Either of the two nerve trunks designated right and left that lead from the superior hypogastric plexus into the pelvis to join the inferior hypogastric plexuses.


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  • Hypogastrium

    [hahy-puh-gas-tree-uh m] /ˌhaɪ pəˈgæs tri əm/ noun, plural hypogastria [hahy-puh-gas-tree-uh] /ˌhaɪ pəˈgæs tri ə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the lower and median part of the abdomen. /ˌhaɪpəˈɡæstrɪəm/ noun (pl) -tria (-trɪə) 1. (anatomy) the lower front central region of the abdomen, below the navel hypogastrium hy·po·gas·tri·um (hī’pə-gās’trē-əm) n. pl. hy·po·gas·tri·a (-trē-ə) See pubic region. hy’po·gas’tric […]

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  • Hypogea

    [hahy-puh-jee-uh m, hip-uh-] /ˌhaɪ pəˈdʒi əm, ˌhɪp ə-/ noun, plural hypogea [hahy-puh-jee-uh, hip-uh-] /ˌhaɪ pəˈdʒi ə, ˌhɪp ə-/ (Show IPA) 1. Ancient Architecture. the underground part of a building, as a vault. 2. an underground burial chamber. /ˌhaɪpəˈdʒiːəm/ noun (pl) -gea (-ˈdʒiːə) 1. an underground vault, esp one used for burials

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