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true or false: there are organs in the peritoneal cavity
the hepatoesophageal, hepatogastric, and hepatoduodenal ligaments form the _____ omentum.
8. Identify
2. Identify
double layer of peritoneum that connects an organ to another organ or the abdominal wall
connects the lesser curvature of the stomach and the proximal part of the duodenum to the liver
9. Identify
16. Identify
15. Identify flexure
7. Identify
junction between the transverse colon and descending colon is called what?
what divides the liver into left and right lobes?
This ligament represents the obliterated umbilical vein, a remnant of fetal circulation.
The _________ ligament contains the proper hepatic artery, common bile duct, and portal vein.
a pouch or concavity formed by a peritoneal fold.
5. Identify
The ascending colon is continuous with the transverse colon at what flexure?
mesentery of the sigmoid colon is known as?
the smaller portion of the peritoneal cavity. Lies posterior to the stomach, and lesser omentum.
6. Identify
double layered extension of peritoneum passing from the stomach to the proximal part of the duodenum and adjacent organs
14. Identify
12. Identify
thickened portion of the lesser omentum that connects the liver and duodenum
part of the greater omentum that is between the greater curvature of the stomach and the diaphragm
the foramen of Winslow can be found posterior to what ligament?
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3. Identify Ligament
The part of the greater omentum between the transverse colon and the stomach is called the ______ ligament?
An organ, which is only partially covered by the peritoneum and has no supporting mesentery, is defined as a _______ organ.
what divides the abdominal cavity into the supracolic and infracolic compartments?
part of the greater omentum that is between the greater curvature of the stomach and the spleen.
4. Identify
omental bursa (lesser sac) communicates with the greater sac through which foramen?
membranous portion of the lesser omentum that connects the stomach and the liver
3. What structure defines the inferior border of this ligament?
True or False: The ascending colon is a retroperitoneal organ.
portal vein, hepatic artery, and a bile duct comprise what?
liver is connected to the abdominal wall via the _____ ____.
13. Identify
10. Identify
a double layer of peritoneum thats occurs as a result of the invagination of the peritoneum by an organ
True or False: the Spleen is located deep in right hypochondrium between the stomach and 9-11 ribs.
lines the internal surface of the abdominopelvic wall
largest part of the greater omentum. Descends anteriorly and inferiorly beyond the transverse colon
An organ, which is surrounded by the peritoneum and has a supporting mesentery, is defined as an _______ organ.
11. Identify flexure
the lesser peritoneal sac is also known as what?
the main and larger part of the peritoneal cavity
1. Identify
the sigmoid colon becomes continuous with the rectum at what vertebral level?
a reflection of the peritoneum that is raised from the body wall by underlying blood vessels, ducts, and obliterated fetal vessels

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