The ligament of Treitz (the suspensory ligament of the Duodenum): anatomic and radiographic correlation

@article{Kim2007TheLO,
  title={The ligament of Treitz (the suspensory ligament of the Duodenum): anatomic and radiographic correlation},
  author={Seuk Ky Kim and C. D. Cho and A. Wojtowycz},
  journal={Abdominal Imaging},
  year={2007},
  volume={33},
  pages={395-397}
}
The ligament of Treitz suspends the distal duodenum but it has not been identified on abdominal CT scans. Duodenal displacement by an extrinsic mass is not an uncommon finding and is not prevented by the ligament of Treitz. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the size and strength of the ligament of Treitz in autopsy cases and then its visibility on abdominal CT scans. The ligament of Treitz was examined in 18 autopsy cases. The ligament was studied in situ and dissected for macro and… Expand
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