cystoduodenal ligament

[sĭs′tō-dōō′ə-dēnəl, -dōō-ŏdn-əl]

n.

A peritoneal fold occurring occasionally and passing from the gallbladder to the first part of the duodenum.

Nearby words

  1. cystoadenoma,
  2. cystocarcinoma,
  3. cystocarp,
  4. cystocele,
  5. cystochromoscopy,
  6. cystoepithelioma,
  7. cystofibroma,
  8. cystogenous,
  9. cystogram,
  10. cystography


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