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mesenteric

[¦mez·ən¦ter·ik]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the mesentery.
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Other manifestations of abdominal tuberculosis include mesenteric abscesses, enlarged and caseating mesenteric lymph nodes, and tubercles over the bowel serosa are also commonly encountered, that may suggest a tubercular aetiology.
* in stage 1 disease, patients have small and confined pericolic or mesenteric abscesses
Transabdominal ultrasonography in 66 patients with abdominal tuberculosis [43] revealed ascites (56%), lymphadenopathy (18%), intestinal involvement (8%), and mesenteric abscesses and thickened omentum only in 3% of patients.