Abdomen

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samfan87
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81501
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Abdomen
Updated:
2011-04-24 19:22:15
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Ch 7 Abdo
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  1. The specialized supportive tissue that functions to encase the intestines and attach them to the abdominal wall is the:
    Mesentery
  2. peritoneal ligament NOT related to the liver
    Phrenocolic ligament
  3. The anatomic structure that divides the peritoneal spaces into two main compartments is the:
    Transverse colon
  4. The peritoneal space located between the descending colon and the left abdominal wall is the:
    Left paracolic gutter
  5. Which retroperitoneal space contains the ascending and descending colon, pancreas, and duodenum?
    Right paracolic gutter

  6. What peritoneal space is labeled as number 2?
    Right pericolic space

  7. The mesentery is labeled as what number?
    7

  8. What structure is labeled as number 4
    Left perirenal space
  9. The primary structure that divides the retroperitoneal spaces is the:
    Renal (Gerota’s) fascia
  10. The apron portion of the greater omentum that is attached to the transverse colon is the:
    Gastrocolic ligament

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