a sheet of parietal peritoneum between the two principal lobes of the liver; the ligamentum teres, or remnant of the umbilical vein, lies within its folds
sheet of parietal peritoneum between the two principal lobes of the liver. The ligamentum teres, the remnant of umbilical vein, lies within its folds. (More? GIT Notes | Liver)
(of Liver) An extension of the coronary ligament of the liver that attaches the liver to the diaphragm and separates the right and left lobes of the liver. image
A fold of the peritoneum attached to the under surface of the diaphragm and along a line on the upper surface of the liver which connects it to the anterior wall of the body.
A sheet of mesentery that contains the ligamentum teres, the fibrous remains of the umbilical vein of the fetus.
a ligament that attaches part of the liver to the diaphragm and the abdominal wall
band of strong fibrous tissue that connects the right lobe and the left lobe of the liver
The falciform ligament is a broad and thin antero-posterior peritoneal fold, falciform in shape, its base being directed downward and backward, its apex upward and backward.