mesoduodenum

mesoduodenum

 [mez″o-doo″o-de´num]
the mesenteric fold that in early fetal life encloses the duodenum.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mes·o·du·o·de·num

(mez'ō-dū'ō-dē'nŭm),
The mesentery of the duodenum.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mes·o·du·o·de·num

(mez'ō-dū'ō-dē'nŭm)
The mesentery of the duodenum.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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It is known as the dorsal mesogastrium or greater omentum in the region of the stomach, the dorsal mesoduodenum in the region of the duodenum, and the dorsal mesocolon in the region of the colon.
The greater omentum united with the left sheet of the mesoduodenum and to the ascending mesocolon.
The right border of the omental burse was attached cranially to the left sheet of the mesoduodenum (Fig.
The greater omentum differs with the description given for that of the rabbit (Perez et al.) in the attachment of the right border to the left sheet of the mesoduodenum and cranial part of the mesocolon of the distal ansa of the ascending colon.
In this place, it unites to the smallest omentum and continues as mesoduodenum.