collateral ganglion

noun

Medical Definition of collateral ganglion

: any of several autonomic ganglia (as the celiac ganglion) not in the sympathetic chain

called also prevertebral ganglion

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“Collateral ganglion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/collateral%20ganglion. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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