mesogastrium

noun
me·so·gas·tri·um | \-ˈgas-trē-əm \
plural mesogastria\-trē-ə \

Medical Definition of mesogastrium 

1 : a ventral mesentery of the embryonic stomach that persists as the falciform ligament and the lesser omentum

called also ventral mesogastrium

2 : a dorsal mesentery of the embryonic stomach that gives rise to ligaments between the stomach and spleen and the spleen and kidney

called also dorsal mesogastrium

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