Posterior vagal trunk
The posterior vagal trunk is a branch of the vagus nerve which contributes to the esophageal plexus. It consists primarily of fibers from the right vagus, but also contains a few fibers from the left vagus.
|Posterior vagal trunk|
The tracheobronchial lymph glands.
Course and distribution of the glossopharyngeal, vagus, and accessory nerves.
|Latin||truncus vagalis posterior|
|Anatomical terms of neuroanatomy|
- Celiac branch
- Posterior gastric branches
- thoraxlesson5 at The Anatomy Lesson by Wesley Norman (Georgetown University) (postmediastinumlevel2)