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pancreaticosplenic lymph nodes


Definition: lymph nodes of the pancreatic tail and spleen, receiving afferents from both organs plus the greater curvature of the stomach; they drain to the celiac lymph nodes.

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei pancreaticolienales, nodi lymphoidei pancreaticosplenales

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