omental bursa


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Noun1.omental bursa - an isolated part of the peritoneal cavity that is dorsal to the stomach
bodily cavity, cavum, cavity - (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body
greater peritoneal sac, peritoneal cavity - the interior of the peritoneum; a potential space between layers of the peritoneum
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Type B: Peritoneal Cavity -> Omental bursa -> Peritoneal Cavity.
Cut through the anterior layers of the greater omentum 2-3 cm inferior to the arteries to open the lower part of the omental bursa.
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.