paravertebral

adjective
para·​ver·​te·​bral | \ -(ˌ)vər-ˈtē-brəl, -ˈvərt-ə- How to pronounce paravertebral (audio) \

Medical Definition of paravertebral

: situated, occurring, or performed beside or adjacent to the spinal column paravertebral ganglia

Other Words from paravertebral

paravertebrally \ -​ē How to pronounce paravertebral (audio) \ adverb

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“Paravertebral.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paravertebral. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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