Meaning of vagotomized in English:



(also vagotomised)

See vagotomy

‘He has similarly reported on 25 vagotomized patients suffering from duodenal ulcers.’
  • ‘Previous studies demonstrating a significant endogenous 5 - HT drive to the HMN were performed in anesthetized or decerebrate vagotomized animals.’
  • ‘All of the contractile and relaxant responses evoked by these stimuli were absent in vagotomized animals.’
  • ‘Thus, it appears that the potential role of 5 - HT in modulating pharyngeal muscle activity might be overestimated in animal experiments using reduced, vagotomized preparations.’
  • ‘Animals were subsequently vagotomized, and the protocol was repeated.’