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Related to retroperitoneal: retroperitoneal sarcoma, Retroperitoneal fibrosis, retroperitoneal hematoma

retroperitoneal

 [ret″ro-per´ĭ-to-ne´al]
behind the peritoneum.

ret·ro·per·i·to·ne·al

(ret'rō-per'i-tō-nē'ăl),
External or posterior to the peritoneum.

retroperitoneal

/ret·ro·peri·to·ne·al/ (-per″ĭ-to-ne´al) posterior to the peritoneum.

retroperitoneal

(rĕt′rō-pĕr′ĭ-tn-ē′əl)
adj.
Situated behind the peritoneum.

retroperitoneal

[-per′itənē′əl]
Etymology: L, retro + Gk, peri, around, teinein, to stretch
pertaining to organs closely attached to the posterior abdominal wall and partly covered by peritoneum, rather than suspended by that membrane.

retroperitoneal

adjective Behind the peritoneum.

ret·ro·per·i·to·ne·al

(ret'rō-per'i-tŏ-nē'ăl)
External or posterior to the peritoneum.

retroperitoneal

Behind the peritoneal membrane of the abdomen.

retroperitoneal

behind the peritoneum.

retroperitoneal abscess
characterized by fever and toxemia, chronic or intermittent colic in horses, weight loss and a positive paracentesis sample. See also pelvic abscess and mesenteric abscess.
retroperitoneal perirenal cyst
see feline perirenal cysts.
retroperitoneal space
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This hematoma distended the renal fascia, crossed the midline and displaced other peritoneal and retroperitoneal structures.
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