gastrosplenic ligament

noun
gas·​tro·​splen·​ic ligament | \ ˌgas-trō-ˌsplen-ik- How to pronounce gastrosplenic ligament (audio) \

Medical Definition of gastrosplenic ligament

: a mesenteric fold passing from the greater curvature of the stomach to the spleen

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“Gastrosplenic ligament.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gastrosplenic%20ligament. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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