Definition of pneumogastric in English:


Syllabification: pneu·mo·gas·tric
Pronunciation: /ˌn(y)o͞omōˈgastrik


  • Of or relating to the lungs and stomach.
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    • It relieves both chi and blood congestion making it helpful for neural irritations, especially of the pneumogastric nerve regulating the heart and lungs.
    • The pneumogastric nerve has a longer course and a wider distribution than any of the cranial nerves, being distributed to the pharynx, esophagus, larynx, lungs, heart, stomach, intestines, and spleen.

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