Medical Dictionary

falciform ligament

noun

Medical Definition of falciform ligament

  1. :  an anteroposterior fold of peritoneum attached to the under surface of the diaphragm and sheath of the rectus muscle and along a line on the anterior and upper surfaces of the liver extending back from the notch on the anterior margin


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