paracolic

adjective
para·​co·​lic | \ -ˈkō-lik How to pronounce paracolic (audio) , -ˈkäl-ik How to pronounce paracolic (audio) \

Medical Definition of paracolic

: adjacent to the colon paracolic lymph nodes

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