adverb see retroperitoneal

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  • retroperitoneally — adverb In a retroperitoneal manner …   Wiktionary

  • retroperitoneally — ret·ro·per·i·to·ne·al·ly …   English syllables

  • retroperitoneally — adverb see retroperitoneal …   Useful english dictionary

  • retroperitoneal — adjective Date: 1874 situated behind the peritoneum • retroperitoneally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • paraganglion — A small, roundish body containing chromaffin cells; a number of such bodies may be found retroperitoneally near the aorta and in organs such as the kidney, liver, heart, and gonads. SYN: chromaffin body. * * * para·gan·gli·on gaŋ glē ən n …   Medical dictionary

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