peripancreatic love

Definitions

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  • adj. Surrounding the pancreas

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Surrounding the pancreas.

Etymologies

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From peri- +‎ pancreatic

Examples

  • In a minority of patients, perhaps 10%, necrosis of the pancreatic and peripancreatic tissues opens the door to multiple organ failure, infection of the necrotic tissue, or both, with a greatly increased risk of death; this risk has been estimated to be 20 to 30%.

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