Definition of Coccygeal nerve
1. Noun. The lowest pair of spinal nerves.
Medical Definition of Coccygeal nerve
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Literary usage of Coccygeal nerve
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1. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1901)
"They are of small size, and do not divide into internal and external branches, but join with each other, and with the coccygeal nerve, so as to form loops ..."
2. Quain's Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain, William Sharpey, John Cleland, Allen Thomson (1867)
"... from the fourth nerve, and lower down by the small anterior division of the coccygeal nerve. It supplies small filaments to the coccygeus muscle. ..."
3. Anatomy, Descriptive and Applied by Henry Gray (1913)
"They do not divide into medial and lateral branches, but unite with each other and with the posterior division of the coccygeal nerve to form loops on the ..."
4. A System of human anatomy, general and special by Erasmus Wilson, George Buchanan, Henry Edward Clark (1880)
"... or communicating branches are two from each ganglion, which puss outwards to communicate with the anterior sacral nerves and with the coccygeal nerve. ..."
5. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray, Luther Holden (1878)
"They are of small size, and join with each other, and with the coccygeal nerve, so as to form loops on the back of the sacrum, filaments from which supply ..."
6. The London Medical Gazette (1843)
"... derived from the common trunk of the anterior divisions of the last sacral and the coccygeal nerve. One of these if marked (M.) in the drawing. ..."