paragastric

paragastric

[¦par·ə¦gas·trik]
(anatomy)
Located near the stomach.
(invertebrate zoology)
A cavity in Porifera into which radial canals open, and which opens to the outside through the cloaca.
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Enlarged perigastric nodes < 3 cm from the primary lesion were graded as N1, and enlarged distant (>3 cm) paragastric nodes and the nodes along the main arteries supplying the stomach were assessed as representative of N2.
Paragastric herniation of the gastric cardia alongside the stomal segment is a rare complication (Figure 19) that may be caused by a band position anomaly.