retroperitoneal


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Related to retroperitoneal: retroperitoneal sarcoma, Retroperitoneal fibrosis, retroperitoneal hematoma

ret·ro·per·i·to·ne·al

 (rĕt′rō-pĕr′ĭ-tn-ē′əl)
adj.
Situated behind the peritoneum.

retroperitoneal

(ˌrɛtrəʊˌpɛrɪtəˈniːəl)
adj
of or relating to the area behind the abdominal lining, where organs such as the kidneys and bladder are located
Translations

ret·ro·per·i·to·ne·al

a. retroperitoneano-a, rel. a o situado detrás del peritoneo.

retroperitoneal

adj retroperitoneal
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