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Falciform Ligament

Connects liver to anterior abdominal wall
Contains ligamentum teres hepatis

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Hepatoduodenal ligament

Connects liver to duodenum
Contains portal triad: hepatic artery, portal vein, common bile duct

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Omental formamen

Aka epiploic foramen of winslow

Connects greater and lesser sacs

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Gastrohepatic ligament

Connects liver to lesser curvature of stomach, contains gastric arteries

May be cut during surgery to access lesser sac

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Gastrocolic ligament

Connects greater curvature of stomach and transverse colon, contains gastroepiploic arteries. Part of the greater omentum.

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Gastrosplenic ligament

Connects greater curvature and spleen, contains gastric and gastroepiploic vessels. Separates greater and lesser sacs on left

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Splenorenal ligament

Connects spleen to posterior abdominal wall, contains splenic artery and vein and the tail of the pancreas

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Histology of the esophagus

Nonkeratinized stratified squamous epithelium

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Histology of duodenum

Villi and microvilli
Brunner glands and crypts of lieberkuhn

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Panneth cells

Found at crypts of microvilli, secrete defensins