gastrosplenic omentum


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gastrosplenic omentum

[¦ga·strō¦splen·ik ō′men·təm]
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For stomach related procedures (subtotal / total gasterctomy), stomach was mobilized by incising gastrosplenic omentum and left gastroepiploic vessels were identified.
It is covered by visceral peritoneum except at the hilum where the gastrosplenic omentum (carrying the splenic vessels) inserts.