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phrenicoceliac part of suspensory muscle (ligament) of duodenum


Definition: slip of skeletal muscle arising from the right crus of the diaphragm near the esophageal hiatus and joining the celiacoduodenal part to attach to the terminal duodenum and duodenojejunal flexure.

Synonym(s): pars phrenicocoeliaca musculi (ligamenti) suspensorii duodeniTA

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