falciform ligament(redirected from Falciform ligament of the liver)
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falciform ligament[′fal·sə‚fȯrm ′lig·ə·mənt]
The ventral mesentery of the liver; its peripheral attachment extends from the diaphragm to the umbilicus and contains the round ligament of the liver.
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