splanchnic

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Related to splanchnic circulation: splanchnic nerve, portal hypertension, hepatorenal syndrome

splanch·nic

 (splăngk′nĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the viscera; visceral: a splanchnic nerve.

[New Latin splanchnicus, from Greek splankhnikos, from splankhna, inward parts.]

splanchnic

(ˈsplæŋknɪk)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the viscera; visceral: a splanchnic nerve.
[C17: from New Latin splanchnicus, from Greek splankhnikos concerning the entrails, from splankhna the entrails]

splanch•nic

(ˈsplæŋk nɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or supplying the viscera or entrails; visceral.
[1675–85; < New Latin splanchnicus < Greek splanchnikós=splánchn(a) entrails (pl.) + -ikos -ic]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.splanchnic - relating to or affecting the viscerasplanchnic - relating to or affecting the viscera; "visceral bleeding"; "a splanchnic nerve"
Translations

splanch·nic

a. esplácnico-a, rel. a las vísceras o que llega a éstas;
___ nervesnervios ___ -s.
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Basically, it is the definition of hypoperfusion results seen in abdominal and, sometimes, thoracic structures as a result of circulation guidance from splanchnic circulation to vital organs due to the activation of the sympathetic system post-shock (hypovolemia).
It has been demonstrated that epinephrine, but not norepinephrine, could impair the splanchnic circulation in severe septic shock cases,[sup][21] whereas dopamine increased the global oxygen demand and impaired the hepatic energy balance.
5 Many authorities now believe that this vasodilatation is a consequence of systemic spread of bacterial products following induction of inflammation by host micorbiota, resulting in endothelial injury more pronounced in splanchnic circulation.