ligamentum venosum


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lig·a·men·tum ve·no·'sum

[TA]
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.

ligamentum

pl. ligamenta [L.] ligament.

ligamentum arteriosum
remnants of the ductus arteriosus between the aorta and the pulmonary artery.
ligamentum flavum
connects the arches of adjacent vertebrae.
ligamentum nuchae
see nuchal ligament.
ligamentum venosum
remnants of the ductus venosus in the liver.
References in periodicals archive ?
It is bounded on the left by fissure for ligamentum venosum, inferiorly by porta hepatis, and on the right by inferior vena cava.
1] The caudate lobe is a distinct lobe, located on the posterior surface of liver between the groove for inferior vena cava to the right, fissure for ligamentum venosum to the left, and porta hepatis anteriorly.
There are two normal fissures: fissure for the ligamentum teres and fissure for ligamentum venosum.

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