Treitz's muscle

noun
\ˈtrītsə̇z-\

Definition of Treitz's muscle 

1 or Treitz's ligament : a band of smooth muscle extending from the junction of the duodenum and jejunum to the left crus of the diaphragm

2 : rectococcygeus

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History and Etymology for Treitz's muscle

after Wenzel Treitz †1872 Austrian physician

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