How to use Parasympathetic in a sentence
Parasympathetic ganglion cell-Type of nerve cell normally found in the wall of the colon.
The drug atropine inhibits the parasympathetic nerve, causing the pupil to dilate.
Digoxin also acts indirectly by increasing parasympathetic activity via the vagus nerve, further slowing atrioventricular node conduction.
The drug has a similar effect to decreasing the tone of the parasympathetic nervous system, causing tachycardia.
Hirschsprung's disease is caused when certain nerve cells (called parasympathetic ganglion cells) in the wall of the large intestine (colon) do not develop before birth.Advertisement