anterosuperior surface of body of pancreas
Definition: of the three surfaces of the prism-shaped body of the pancreas, the one that faces (contacts) the stomach, being separated from it by the potential space of the omental bursa.
Synonym(s): facies anterosuperioris corporis pancreatisTA
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