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para·ves·i·cal (par″ə-vesґĭ-kəl) perivesical.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • paravesical — para·vesical …   English syllables

  • Paravesical fossa — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = fossa paravesicalis GraySubject = 256 GrayPage = 1154 Caption = The peritoneum of the male pelvis. (The urinary bladder is the swelling at the center, and the paravesical fossa is visible on the right and… …   Wikipedia

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  • fossa — A depression usually more or less longitudinal in shape below the level of the surface of a part. [L. a trench or ditch] acetabular f. [TA] a depressed area in the floor of the acetabulum superior to the …   Medical dictionary

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