Hering-Breuer. Definition

Medical Definition: Hering-Breuer

Reflections whose point of origin in the pulmonary alveoli, when distended by the air intake and cause a tidal movement on the contrary, when they become empty, causing the reflection is inspiring. The vagal afferent pathway is the center of integration is the respiratory, bulbar location, and the efferent pathway is somatic respiratory muscles.

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