paravesical lymph nodes

(redirected from nodi lymphoidei retrovesicales)

par·a·ves·i·cal lymph nodes

the lymph nodes located around the urinary bladder and, in the male, the prostate; there are three groups of paravesical lymph nodes: prevesicular lymph nodes [TA] (nodi lymphoidei prevesicales [TA]), in front of the bladder; lateral vesical lymph nodes [TA] (nodi lymphoidei vesicales laterales [TA]), on the right and left sides; postvesicular lymph nodes [TA] (nodi lymphoidei retrovesicales [TA], nodi lymphoidei postvesicales) behind the bladder.
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