cervical ganglion

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cervical ganglion

[′sər·və·kəl ′gaŋ·glē‚än]
(neuroscience)
Any ganglion of the sympathetic nervous system located in the neck.
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Study of baicalin on sympathoexcitation induced by myocardial ischemia via P2X3 receptor in superior cervical ganglia.
This study was performed to determine the arterial vessels of the cranial cervical ganglia of 7 adult roe deer.
The pineal of mammals is innervated by sympathetic fibers originating from the superior cervical ganglia of the paravertebral chain (Beltran), this ganglia origin major differences arriving in the pineal under the name nervi conarii (Macchi & Bruce; Cignolani & Houssay, 2002).