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parietal lymph nodes of abdomen


Definition: the lymph nodes draining the walls of the abdomen or of the pelvis (as opposed to the visceral nodes draining the abdominopelvic viscera).

Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei parietalesTA, parietal nodes

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