Abdomen

  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
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    What peritoneal space is labeled as number 2?
    Right pericolic space
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    The mesentery is labeled as what number?
    7
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    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
Author
samfan87
ID
81501
Card Set
Abdomen
Description
Ch 7 Abdo
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