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Phrenicocolic Ligament
Digestive System

Phrenicocolic Ligament

Ligamentum phrenicocolicum

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Key Features/Anatomical Relations

The phrenicocolic ligament forms part of the greater omentum. It attaches the transverse colon, at the splenic flexure, to the left side of the diaphragm near the eleventh rib. This ligament is located inferior and lateral to the spleen.

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List of Clinical Correlates

- Splenectomy

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