gastrocolic ligament(redirected from Lig. gastrocolicum)
the major, apronlike portion of the greater omentum that extends between the stomach and the transverse colon.
Synonym(s): ligamentum gastrocolicum [TA]
The secondary attachment of the greater curvature of the stomach and the transverse colon formed by the folding of the gastrocolic mesentery to become the greater omentum.
See also: ligament