Hepatoduodenal ligament - Ligamentum hepatoduodenale

Description

The hepatoduodenal ligament is the distal portion of the lesser omentum, that connects the liver to the cranial part of duodenum. It forms the free right border of the lesser omentum and the ventral boundary of the epiploic foramen. It contains the portal vein, hepatic artery and bile duct.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Veterinary Anatomy of Domestic Mammals: Textbook and Colour Atlas, Sixth Edition - Horst Erich König, Hans-Georg Liebich - Schattauer - ISBN-13: 978-3794528332
Illustrated Veterinary Anatomical Nomenclature - 3rd edittion - Gheorghe M. Constantinescu, Oskar Schaller - Enke
Miller's Anatomy of the Dog, 4th Edition - Evans & de Lahunta- Elsevier

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