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Vagus Nerve Injuries MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Vagus Nerve Injuries
Tree Number(s)
C10.292.200.937
C10.292.887.399
C10.900.300.218.887
C26.915.300.400.912
Unique ID
D061223
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D061223
Scope Note
Traumatic injuries to the VAGUS NERVE. Because the vagus nerve innervates multiple organs, injuries in the nerve fibers may result in any gastrointestinal organ dysfunction downstream of the injury site.
Entry Term(s)
Cranial Nerve X Injury
Injury, Cranial Nerve X
Injury, Tenth Cranial Nerve
Tenth Cranial Nerve Injuries
Tenth Cranial Nerve Injury
Tenth-Nerve Palsy, Traumatic
Tenth-Nerve Trauma
Traumatic Tenth-Nerve Palsy
Vagus Nerve Avulsion
Vagus Nerve Contusion
Vagus Nerve Transection
Vagus Nerve Trauma
Vagus Neuropathy, Traumatic
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Revision Date
2018/06/30
Vagus Nerve Injuries Preferred
Vagus Nerve Transection Narrower
Vagus Nerve Avulsion Narrower
Vagus Nerve Contusion Narrower
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