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appendicular lymph nodes


Definition: visceral nodes along the appendicular vessels in the mesoappendix; they receive afferent vessels from the vermiform appendix and send efferent vessels to the ileocolic lymph nodes.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei appendicularesTA

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