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falciform

Saltos de línea: fal¦ci|form
Pronunciación: /ˈfalsɪfɔːm
 
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Definición de falciform en inglés:

adjetivo

Anatomy & Zoology
Curved like a sickle; hooked: the falciform ligament
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The upper left quadrant is filled with the right lobe of the liver and the gallbladder, and the falciform ligament and ligamentum teres (‘obliterated’ umbilical vein) can be seen.
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy was performed, which revealed dilated veins in the omentum and falciform ligament, a nodular liver, and a mass in the right lower quadrant.
  • On the right side, the section passes through the right lobe of the liver, the caudate lobe, and the falciform ligament.

Origen

mid 18th century: from Latin falx, falc- 'sickle' + -iform.

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