Definitions

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  • adj. Surrounding the stomach.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Surrounding the stomach; -- applied to the body cavity of Bryozoa and various other Invertebrata.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • surrounding the alimentry canal; perienterric; perivisceral: as, the perigastric space of a polzoan, corresponding to the abdominal cavity of a vertebrate; the perigastric fluid.

Etymologies

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peri- +‎ gastric

Examples

  • Enlarged periantral LNs were detected during laparotomy and patient underwent distal gastrectomy with en bloc perigastric LN dissection.

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  • Herein, we report a case of GIST of the stomach with LN metastasis treated with distal gastrectomy with perigastric LN dissection followed by adjuvant imatinib therapy.

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