juxtaesophageal pulmonary lymph nodes

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jux·ta·e·soph·a·ge·al pul·mo·nar·y lymph nodes

, juxtaesophageal lymph nodes (jŭks'tă-ē-sof-ā'jē-ăl pul'mŏ-nār-ē limf nōdz)
Several nodes of the posterior mediastinal group located along either side of the esophagus; they receive lymph from both the esophagus and the lungs.
Synonym(s): juxta-oesophageal pulmonary lymph nodes.
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