ligamentum teres


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ligamentum teres

In the adult, the closed remnant of the fetal umbilical vein. It runs inside the free edge of the falciform ligament from the underside of the umbilicus to the liver.
See also: ligamentum
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The normal acetabular labrum, acetabular cartilage, and ligamentum teres of the femur were harvested and labeled for further histological studies.
Extension of fissure for Ligamentum teres on the anterior surface of liver when present was measured.
The objectives of this study were to compare the frequency of atraumatic ligamentum teres (LT) tear in professional ballet dancers with that of other athletes, and to determine the relationship with clinical and imaging findings.
Portal vein anomaly associated with deviation of the ligamentum teres to the right and malposition of the gallbladder.
The umbilical vein becomes the ligamentum teres after birth.
1c) and diffuse thickening and hyperintensity of the ligamentum teres (arrow in Fig.
A small contribution to the head comes from the foveal artery via the ligamentum teres.
In S1, the organ was adherent to both the margins of the gall bladder fossa, but totally free from the gall bladder bed, which was fissured though out and the ligamentum teres hepatis was seen passing through it.
Reported indications for hip arthroscopy include labral tears, loose bodies, femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), ruptured ligamentum teres, chondral injuries, arthritis, adhesive capsulitis, instability, synovial disease, disorders of the iliopsoas tendon, tight iliotibial band, tears of the hip abductors, and diagnosis of unresolved intra-articular hip pain.
The operation relies on the anatomical understanding that the obliterated umbilical vein which runs in the ligamentum teres joins the segment III branch of the portal vein.
HMB-45/Melan-A and smooth muscle actin-positive clear-cell epithelioid tumor arising in the ligamentum teres hepatis: additional example of clear cell 'sugar' tumors.
A lesser contribution to the femoral head comes from the foveal artery via the ligamentum teres.

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