omental bursa


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o·men·tal bur·sa

[TA]
an isolated portion of the peritoneal cavity lying dorsal to the stomach and extending craniad posterior to the liver and diaphragm and caudad into the greater omentum; it opens into the general peritoneal cavity at the omental foramen.

o·men·tal bur·sa

(ō-men'tăl bŭr'să) [TA]
An isolated portion of the peritoneal cavity lying dorsal to the stomach and extending craniad to the liver and diaphragm and caudad into the greater omentum; it opens into the general peritoneal cavity at the epiploic foramen.
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-> Omental bursa -> Lesser omentum -> Peritoneal Cavity [C3].
The omental foramen had a cranio-caudal length of 3.5 cm and communicated the vestibule of the omental bursa with the rest of the peritoneal cavity.
The entrance to the caudal recess of the omental bursa was a great and a constant opening.