ligament

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Related to Gastrocolic ligament: gastrocolic omentum, Gastrosplenic ligament, Lesser sac
  • noun

Synonyms for ligament

that which unites or binds

Words related to ligament

a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs

any connection or unifying bond

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Omental pregnancies have been described, but to our knowledge, this is the first case report that describes and shows a pregnancy implanted on the gastrocolic ligament.
During abdominal observation, a 3 X 3 cm bleeding mass was detected on the gastrocolic ligament.
1) The gastrocolic ligament is a portion of the greater omentum passing from the greater curvature of the stomach and the first part of the duodenum to the transverse colon.