lateral umbilical ligament


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Related to lateral umbilical ligament: urachus, Gastrosplenic ligament, Median umbilical ligament

lig·a·men·tum um·bi·li·ca·'le la·te·ra·'le

an older name for ligamentum umbilicale mediale.
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lateral umbilical ligament

The fibrous cord extending from the bladder to the umbilicus. It represents the obliterated internal iliac artery of the fetus.
See also: ligament
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