presacral

adjective
pre·​sa·​cral | \ -ˈsak-rəl, -ˈsāk- How to pronounce presacral (audio) \

Medical Definition of presacral

1 : done or effected by way of the anterior aspect of the sacrum presacral nerve block
2 : located anterior to the sacrum the presacral region

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“Presacral.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/presacral. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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