Influences on colonic and small intestinal motility by the cerebellar fastigial nucleus.

  • J A Martner
  • Published 1975 in Acta physiologica Scandinavica


The fastigial influence on intestinal motility was investigated in acute experiments on chloralosed cats. Motility was recorded both from the small and large intestine. Electrical stimulation of the rostral fastigial pole produced, in combination with a blood pressure rise, increased motor activity in ileum and colon while jejunum could respond with either… (More)


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