fissure of round ligament of liver

fis·sure of round lig·a·ment of liv·er

(fish'ŭr rownd lig'ă-mĕnt liv'ĕr)
A cleft on the inferior surface of the liver, running from the inferior border to the left extremity of the porta hepatis; it lodges the round ligament of the liver.
Synonym(s): fissura ligamenti teretis [TA] .
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