Definitions

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  • adj. Relating to the mesentery.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to a mesentery; mesaraic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a mesentery, in any sense: as, mesenteric attachment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or located in a mesentery

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Examples

  • In this membrane are some 150 glands about the size of an almond, called mesenteric glands.

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  • Seven of eight people with my patient's diagnosis, called mesenteric vascular ischemia, leave the hospital alive.

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  • I had to put my parents' Berner to sleep last year - malignant mast cell disease spread from a solid mass in the flank into the spleen, liver, and mesenteric nodes within weeks of our originally finding and subsequently excising the primary tumor.

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  • So, we diagnose someone as suffering from mesenteric adenitis not just because they are in discomfort due to fever, abdominal pain and diarrhea, but because the lower right quadrant of the mesenteric lymphatic system displays abnormal inflammation.

    Concepts of Disease and Health

  • Some barbarians seize this dog, who so prodigiously excels man in friendship, they nail him to a table and dissect him living to show the mesenteric veins.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • I have a case right now where the CT scan of 8/23 showed a normal appendix with enlarged mesenteric lymph nodes.

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  • Ultrasound showed and appendix at the upper limit of normal, still with the mesenteric lymph nodes.

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  • December 9, 2005 at 12: 30 am backgammon money play real backgammon money play real It was here he opened a trespassers out-station, and affectionately-surveyed his monarchical-aristocratical mesenteric works, under the assumed wood-sawyer of Market-house Sur.

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  • The viscera were pulled out; and the kidneys, liver, heart and lings, and the omental and mesenteric fat the fat surrounding the intestines were separated from the rest, and cooked on the hot stones and coals for 5 minutes.

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  • A few years later, and here I am, identifying venous thrombi and peri-pancreatic stranding, the common bile duct and the superior mesenteric artery.

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