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per·i·splanch·nic

(per'i-splangk'nik),
Surrounding any viscus or viscera.
Synonym(s): perivisceral
[peri- + G. splanchna, viscera]
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perivisceral

(pĕr′ə-vĭs′ər-əl)
adj.
Surrounding the viscera: a perivisceral sinus.
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perivisceral

(pĕr″ĭ-vĭs′ĕr-ăl) [″ + L. viscera, internal organs]
Around the viscera or a seminal vesicle.
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Cambios macroscopicos: A la necropsia el cadaver presento escasa grasa corporal perivisceral y subcutanea.
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CT scans defines the presence (bowel-within-bowel) and intestinal origin of underlying masses, the site and the intestinal tract involved, mesenteric vascular impairment, involvement of perivisceral fat, surrounding tissue, and locoregional lymph nodes.