arcuate ligament of the diaphragm

arcuate ligament of the diaphragm

one of the three arc-shaped ligaments of the diaphragm that attach to the vertebral column.
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The medial arcuate ligament of the diaphragm forms a fascial arch covering the psoas major muscle and blending with its fascia.
Accentuation of celiac compression by the median arcuate ligament of the diaphragm during deep expiration.
Relationship of the celiac trunk with median arcuate ligament of the diaphragm.
Some studies have reported the occurrence of compression associated with origins of the celiac trunk as well as with the superior mesenteric artery by means of the median arcuate ligament of the diaphragm (Gautier-Benoit et al.