Paraduodenal recess | definition of paraduodenal recess by Medical dictionary
par·a·du·o·de·nal re·cess [TA]
an occasional recess in the peritoneum to the left of the terminal portion of the duodenum located posterior to a fold containing the inferior mesenteric vein.
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Paraduodenal hernia (PDH) is the most common type of intra-abdominal hernia associated with congenital errors of rotation of the midgut, in which duodenal recesses, particularly paraduodenal recess
, play a role .
Roy et al., "Internal hernia through paraduodenal recess
with acute intestinal obstruction: a case report," Indian Journal of Surgery, vol.