omental bursa


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Synonyms for omental bursa

an isolated part of the peritoneal cavity that is dorsal to the stomach

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Type C: Peritoneal Cavity -> Omental bursa [C0].
-> Omental bursa -> Winslow's pouch -> Peritoneal Cavity [C2].
In the past, drainage by transpapillary placement of a stent in the pancreatic duct was considered if the cyst wall was behind omental bursa, but, as noted above, this approach has limited efficacy due to the smaller diameter of the stent.
In this study, this method is successfully adapted to allow the echoendoscopic transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts outside the omental bursa. A search of the literature has not revealed any other reports of this technique.
The adipose tissue was found irregularly and most frequently distributed at the bottom and borders of the omental bursa as well as near the greater curvature of the stomach.