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gastrosplenic ligament


Definition: the portion of the greater omentum that lies between the greater curvature of the stomach and the hilum of the spleen.

Synonym(s): ligamentum gastrosplenicumTA, ligamentum gastrolienale, gastrolienal ligament, gastrosplenic omentum

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