fissure for ligamentum venosum

(redirected from fissure of venous ligament)

fis·sure for lig·a·men·tum ve·no·sum

a deep cleft extending from the porta hepatis to the inferior vena cava between the left lobe and the caudate lobe; it lodges the ligamentum venosum and is thus a vestige of the fossa of the ductus venosus.