retroperitoneal

Pronunciation:(REH-troh-PAYR-ih-toh-NEE-ul)

Definition: Having to do with the area outside or behind the peritoneum (the tissue that lines the abdominal wall and covers most of the organs in the abdomen).Cancer.govPatient

retroperitonealRelacionado con el área de afuera o atrás del peritoneo (el tejido que reviste la pared abdominal y recubre la mayoría de los órganos del abdomen).Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2005-07-06