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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.
References in periodicals archive ?
The splanchnic circulation results from the gastric, small intestine, colonic, pancreatic, hepatic, and splenic circulation occurring simultaneously.
The sympathetic nervous system innervates the splanchnic circulation, thus at a time of increased sympathetic stimulation, there is constriction of the blood vessels leading to decreased intestinal perfusion [2].
Sollevi, "Pneumoperitoneum for laparoscopic cholecystectomy is not associated with compromised splanchnic circulation," European Journal of Surgery, vol.
In addition, varices also develop where organs supplied by the splanchnic circulation come in contact with the retroperitoneum [9].
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).