Falciform ligament

Known as: Falciform ligament of liver, Ligamentum falciforme (Hepatis), Ligamentum falciforme hepatis 
A broad, thin, crescent-shaped fold consisting of two layers of peritoneum extending from the notch of the anterior margin of the liver to the… (More)
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1947-2016
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2015
2015
Buttressing the crura in paraesophageal hernia (PEH) repairs with synthetic mesh may be associated with erosions and dysphagia… (More)
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2014
2014
Colonic atresia is the rarest outcome of all gastrointestinal type of internal hernia. We report a case of neonate with atresia… (More)
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2009
2009
We present a case of perivascular epithelioid cell tumors (PEComas) in the abdominal cavity at the falciform ligament. A 30-yr… (More)
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2005
2005
Hydatid disease is a common condition worldwide and continues to be a significant societal problem in many countries of all… (More)
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2003
2003
Falciform ligament abscess is rare. We report a case of a 65-year-old man who presented with right upper quadrant abdominal pain… (More)
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1986
1986
We are describing two cases of neonatal antral obstruction due to the presence of an abnormal falciform ligament. Abdominal… (More)
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1985
1985
Two cases of abdominal abscesses related to the falciform ligament are described. The importance of ultrasonic localization is… (More)
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1981
1981
  • Ben J. Miller
  • Canadian journal of surgery. Journal canadien de…
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In rare cases intestinal obstruction may be caused by herniation of small bowel through a defect in the falciform ligament. Such… (More)
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1980
1980
The falciform ligament is commonly imaged by various modalities available to most radiologists. When displayed, its diagnostic… (More)
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1977
1977
Abdominal pain radiating to the right upper quadrant, producing peritoneal signs, developed in a 30-year-old pregnant woman. At… (More)
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