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lumbar ganglia

 

Definition: four or more paravertebral sympathetic ganglia on the medial border of the psoas major muscle on either side; they form, with the sacral and coccygeal ganglia and their interganglionic branches, the abdominopelvic part of the sympathetic trunk.

Synonym(s): ganglia lumbaliaTA

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