Pre-aortic lymph nodes

Pre-aortic lymph nodes are part of the abdominopelvic lymph nodes. They include three main groups: 

  • celiac nodes
    • drainage from gastric nodes, hepatic nodes and pancreaticosplenic nodes
  • superior mesenteric nodes
  • inferior mesenteric nodes
    • drainage from mesenteric nodes
Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

Anatomy: Abdominopelvic

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rID: 58114
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pre-aortic nodes

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