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General Anatomy > Alimentary system > Small intestine > Duodenum > Longitudinal fold of duodenum



The longitudinal fold of duodenum is a fold of mucosacaused by the pancreatic duct and bile duct, on the medial wall of the descending part of the duodenum above the major duodenal papilla.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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