retroperitoneal

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

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).

Pronunciation of dictionary term "retroperitoneal"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "retroperitoneal"

Relacionado 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).