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

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