nodi lymphatici juxta-oesophageales pulmonales -->
juxta-oesophageal pulmonary lymph nodes
medical dictionary

Several nodes of the posterior mediastinal group located along either side of the oesophagus; they receive lymph from both the oesophagus and the lungs.

Synonyms: nodi lymphatici juxta-oesophageales pulmonales.

American spelling: juxtaesophageal pulmonary lymph nodes

(05 Mar 2000)