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What is greater omentum?

Rutherford Morrison called greater omentum as "abdominal policeman". it is the largest peritoneal fold and is developed from dorsal mesogastrium. it is a long wide- fold of (MORE)

What is greater and lesser omentum?

The greater and lesser omentum is a fold of tissue lining the abdomen. It stores fat easily.The greater sits in front of the stomach and the lesser covers the liver. If they g (MORE)

What is a ventral hernia containing omentum?

This is an omental hernia. There is a weak space in the ventralwall (abdomen) and the lining of the cavity (perineum) hasprotruded out but also some of the fat. The fat is lik (MORE)