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Medical Term:

gastrophrenic ligament


the portion of the greater omentum that extends from the greater curvature of the stomach to the inferior surface of the diaphragm.

Synonym(s): ligamentum gastrophrenicumTA, gastrodiaphragmatic ligament, phrenogastric ligament

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