parajejunal fossa(redirected from fossa parajejunalis)
a peritoneal fossa that has been seen in a few cases in which the jejunum has no mesentery but is attached to the posterior parietal peritoneum; the fossa begins at the point where the mesentery ends, and is seen on raising up the knuckle of free intestine.
Broesike,Gustav, German anatomist, 1853–.
Broesike fossa - a peritoneal fossa. Synonym(s): parajejunal fossa