inferior mesenteric lymph nodes


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in·fe·ri·or mes·en·ter·ic lymph nodes

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visceral nodes located along the inferior mesenteric artery and its branches that drain the upper part of the rectum, the sigmoid colon, and descending colon.
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111-114) The ambiguous definitions of inferior mesenteric lymph nodes are another source of variability.
The clinicopathological significance of inferior mesenteric lymph node metastasis in colorectal cancer.

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