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Medical Term:

inferior mesenteric lymph nodes

Definition

visceral nodes located along the inferior mesenteric artery and its branches that drain the upper part of the rectum, the sigmoid colon, and descending colon.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei mesenterici inferioresTA

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