Medical Dictionary

properitoneal

adjective pro·peri·to·ne·al \ (ˈ)prō-ˌper-ət-ᵊn-ˈē-əl \

medical Definition of properitoneal

: lying between the parietal peritoneum and the ventral musculature of the body cavity
  • a properitoneal herniated mass
  • properitoneal fat

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