ligamentum venosum


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lig·a·men·tum ve·no·'sum

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a thin fibrous cord, lying in the fissure of the ligamentum venosum, the remains of the ductus venosus of the fetus.

Arantius,

(Aranzio), Giulio C., Italian anatomist and physician, 1530-1589.
Arantius ligament - a thin fibrous cord, lying in the fissure of the ligamentum venosum; the remains of the ductus venosus of the fetus. Synonym(s): ligamentum venosum
Arantius nodule - a nodule at the center of the free border of each semilunar valve at the beginning of the pulmonary artery and aorta.Synonym(s): corpus arantii; nodule of semilunar valve
Arantius ventricle - inferior part of the rhomboid fossa. Synonym(s): calamus scriptorius
corpus arantii - Synonym(s): Arantius nodule
ductus venosus arantii - rarely used term for ductus venosus.
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It is bounded on the left by fissure for ligamentum venosum, inferiorly by porta hepatis, and on the right by inferior vena cava.
It is bounded on the right by the vena caval groove, on the left by the fissure for ligamentum venosum, above by the posterosuperior border and below by porta hepatis.
There are two normal fissures: fissure for the ligamentum teres and fissure for ligamentum venosum. Besides these, additional fissures may be found on the surface of liver.

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