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(ō-ment′ă) pl. omenta [L. omentum, adipose membrane] A double fold of peritoneum attached to the stomach and connecting it with certain of the abdominal viscera. It contains the omental bursa.SEE: omental bursa;
OMENTUM omental (ō-ment′ăl ), adj.
RELATIONSHIP OF GREATER OMENTUM TO ABDOMINAL ORGANS
Venes, Donald, editor. "Omentum." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/761816/all/gastrocolic_omentum.
Omentum. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/761816/all/gastrocolic_omentum. Accessed December 12, 2019.
Omentum. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/761816/all/gastrocolic_omentum
Omentum [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 December 12]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/761816/all/gastrocolic_omentum.
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