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The alcohol content of the drinks ranged from zero to Known as the "rest and digest" nervous system, the parasympathetic nerve circuit helps maintain and rt However, anyone not from this county and that are not even working should not be given more benefits and help than a British citizen, some of which have served this country and worked most of their life here.
the influence of acetylcholine released by the parasympathetic nerve fibres, acting on the sino-atrial and atrioventricular nodes, leading to a decrease in the HR and a slowing of conduction at the atrioventricular node.
Sex differences in the parasympathetic nerve control of rat heart.
Involvement of the parasympathetic nerve pathway inhibits normal constriction of the pupil and results in dilation.
The SA node, the primary pacemaker of the heart, is densely innervated by parasympathetic nerve fibers.
Its mechanism has been described as resulting from stimulation of afferent parasympathetic nerve endings due to traction on the dura, causing a reflex-coeliac (vasovagal) reaction4.
Frey's syndrome occurs when misdirected regenerating postganglionic parasympathetic nerve fibers invade the severed postganglionic sympathetic fibers that supply the sweat glands.
Hence, parasympathetic nerve impairment is the first and foremost manifestations of autonomic neuropathy in DM.
Deep breathing activates parasympathetic nerve system whereas during exercise the sympathetic activity is kindled.
The vagus nerve is a parasympathetic nerve supplying stomach and gall bladder is also a secreto-motor nerve to stomach and gall bladder.
Parasympathetic nerve function status during different phases of menstrual cycle in healthy young women.
It is thought to be caused from denervation in the postganglionic parasympathetic nerve innervating the ciliary body.

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