lesser omentum

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lesser omentum

n.
A fold of the peritoneum joining parts of the stomach and duodenum to the liver.
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Noun1.lesser omentum - a part of the peritoneum attached to the stomach and liver and supporting the hepatic vessels
omentum - a fold of peritoneum supporting the viscera
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Imaging studies including ultrasonic and computed tomography (CT) scan showed extensive involvement of liver, kidneys, gastrointestinal walls, pancreas, omentum minus, bilateral ovaries, right parotid, maxillofacial region, and cervical lymph nodes.