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fun·dus

 (fŭn′dəs)
n. pl. fun·di (-dī′) Anatomy
The portion of a hollow organ opposite or farthest from its opening.

[Latin, bottom.]

fun′dic adj.

fundus

(ˈfʌndəs)
n, pl -di (-daɪ)
(Anatomy) anatomy the base of an organ or the part farthest away from its opening
[C18: from Latin, literally: the bottom, a farm, estate]
ˈfundic adj

fun•dus

(ˈfʌn dəs)

n., pl. -di (-dī). Anat.
the base of a hollow organ, or the part furthest from the aperture.
[< Latin]
fun′dic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fundus - (anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its openingfundus - (anatomy) the base of a hollow organ or that part of the organ farthest from its opening; "the uterine fundus"; "the fundus of the stomach"
anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure - a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing; "he has good bone structure"
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
Translations

fun·dus

n. fondo, la parte más distante al orificio de entrada de un órgano;
___ of stomach___ del estómago;
___ uteri___ del útero.

fundus

n (gyn, ophth, etc.) fondo
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Using lateral 5 mm port, gallbladder grasper forceps is passed and fundus of gallbladder is held and pushed up towards the diaphragm.
CT scan of the abdomen with IV contrast showed mild increase in wall thickness of the gallbladder with lobulated mass-like lesion at the fundus of gallbladder.
first fix the fundus of gall bladder and make a hole with energised hook and put 5mm canula to suck the bile or any other contents then enlarge it as soon as stones start coming out either retrieve them with the use of a cup or 10mm suction canula and so completely make the gall bladder empty and wash the lumen with normal saline by continous irrigation and suction so that lumen is crystal clear and then extend your incision just 5mm above where Hartman,s pouch tappers to cystic duct, after irrigation and suction the lumen of the gallbladder will be clearly visible now starts the reterograde dissection from the fundus of gallbladder under the guidance of inner view of lumen of gallbladder just.