A nerve that arises from the caudal cervical nerves and is primarily the motor nerve of the diaphragm but also sends sensory fibers to the pericardium. [ VHOG:0000728 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

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external definition

A nerve that arises from the caudal cervical nerves and is primarily the motor nerve of the diaphragm but also sends sensory fibers to the pericardium. [TFD][VHOG]

has related synonym

nervus phrenicus

phrenic

diaphragmatic nerve

id

UBERON:0001884