|Sagittal section through posterior abdominal wall, showing the relations of the capsule of the kidney. (Paranephric body labeled at center left.)|
|Transverse section, showing the relations of the capsule of the kidney. (Paranephric body labeled at bottom center.)|
|Latin||corpus adiposum pararenale|
|Gray's||subject #253 1220|
Behind the fascia renalis is a considerable quantity of fat, which constitutes the paranephric body (or paranephric fat or pararenal fat.)
- SUNY Labs 40:03-0101 - "Posterior Abdominal Wall: The Retroperitoneal Fat and Suprarenal Glands"
- Human anatomy at Dartmouth figures/chapter_29/29-5.HTM
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