superior mesenteric lymph node
Any of numerous nodes located in the mesentery along the superior mesenteric artery and its branches to the jejunum and the ileum, from which they receive lymph.
Words nearby superior mesenteric lymph node
superior lateral cutaneous nerve of arm, superior limb, superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis, superior longitudinal fasciculus, superior medullary velum, superior mesenteric lymph node, superior mesenteric plexus, superior mesenteric vein, superior oblique muscle, superior oblique muscle of head, superior ophthalmic vein
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