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glossary:retroperitoneal_nodes

Retroperitoneal lymph nodes are lymph nodes located in the retroperitoneum. The retroperitoneum is an area at the back of the abdomen behind the intestines.

Lymph nodes are small structures located all over the body around blood vessels and are a part of the lymph system of the body.

glossary/retroperitoneal_nodes.txt · Last modified: 2012/10/16 14:40 (external edit)