falciform ligament


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Related to falciform ligament: Falciform Ligament Sign, Ligamentum teres
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Noun1.falciform ligament - a ligament that attaches part of the liver to the diaphragm and the abdominal wall
ligament - a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs
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An ideal plan might be to harvest stem cells at spaying or neutering, as the falciform ligament is an excellent source, and then banking it until it is needed in the future.
Factors associated with intestines include abnormalities of suspensory ligament of colon and falciform ligament, megacolon, an elongated/hypermobile colon with chronic constipation, and abnormal gas accumulation due to aerophagia.
At times, it is helpful to cut the falciform ligament near the liver to expose the right side of the diaphragm completely while the patient is in steep reverse Trendelenburg position.
sup][3] However, it was somewhat more difficult to maintain the distance and angle between the mechanical arms from occlusions, especially when dissecting the left triangular ligament, falciform ligament, or suprahepatic vena cava.
Parietal wall abscess containing about 200 mL pus tracking along the falciform ligament to the left lobe of liver
foramen of Morgani or Bochdalek, (8,9) the esophageal and aortic hiatus or through any other procedure with the potential to injure the falciform ligament, are some of the other theories suggested.