costocolic ligament


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phren·i·co·col·ic lig·a·ment

[TA]
a triangular fold of peritoneum attached to the left flexure of the colon and to the diaphragm, on which the inferior pole or extremity of the spleen rests.

costocolic ligament

The ligament attaching the splenic flexure of the colon to the diaphragm.
See also: ligament