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Medical Term:

lumbar (lymphatic) trunks

 

Definition: two lymphatic ducts conveying lymph from the lower limbs, pelvic viscera and walls, large intestine, kidneys, and suprarenal glands; they discharge into the cisterna chyli.

Synonym(s): trunci (lymphatici) lumbalesTA

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