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Lumbar ganglia

Definition

noun

The paravertebral ganglia located in the lumbar portion of the sympathetic trunk.


Supplement

The lumbar portion of the sympathetic trunk typically has four ganglia. The first two lumbar ganglia have both white and gray rami communicantes.


Also called: ganglia lumbalia

See also: paravertebral ganglia


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