Sentence Examples with the word splanchnic

In the intestine, for instance, are layers of muscle-fibre which are constantly being inhibited or kept under check by the splanchnic nerves.

Hence the blood returns once more to the afferent vessel through a splanchnic sinus which surrounds the stomach.

At their opposite ends the dorsal and ventral vessels are probably connected with one another by means of a splanchnic sinus surrounding the stomach.