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Definition of Omental

Omental
Omental O*men"tal, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to an omentum or the omenta.

Meaning of Omental from wikipedia

- In radiology, omental cake is sign indicative of an abnormally thickened greater omentum. It refers to infiltration of the omental fat by material of soft-tissue...
- In human anatomy, the omental foramen (epiploic foramen, foramen of Winslow after the anatomist Jacob B. Winslow, or uncommonly aditus; Latin: Foramen...
- Omental infarction, or omental torsion, is an acute vascular disorder which compromises tissue of the greater omentum—the largest peritoneal fold in the...
- Omentum (Latin for "apron") is a medical term referring to layers of peritoneum that surround abdominal organs. The term may refer to: Greater omentum...
- The pancreas is an organ of the digestive system and endocrine system of vertebrates. In humans, it is located in the abdomen behind the stomach and functions...
- The lesser sac, also known as the omental bursa, is the cavity in the abdomen that is formed by the lesser and greater omentum. Usually found in mammals...
- non- torsion related omental infarction is due to trauma as well as thrombosis or the omental veins. The predisposition for omental infarction includes...
- appendices epiploicae, or epiploic appendages, or appendix epiploica, or omental appendices) are small pouches of the peritoneum filled with fat and situated...
- Gastro-omental artery may refer to: Left gastro-omental artery Right gastro-omental artery...
- The right gastroepiploic artery (or right gastro-omental artery) is one of the two terminal branches of the gastroduodenal artery. It runs from right...
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