Transverse Section of Abdomen
Diagrammatic transverse section of abdomen, to show the peritoneum on transverse tracing. A, at level of foramen of Winslow. B, lower down. In A note, one of the vasa brevia arteris passing to the stomach between the layers of the gastrosplenic omentum, and also the foramen of Winslow leading into the lesser sac which lies behind the stomach.
Keywordstrunk, abdomen, digestion, stomach, torso, liver, colon, aorta, kidney, Abdominal, "vena cava", "digestive system"
GalleriesHuman Digestive System
Cunningham, D.J. Textbook of Anatomy (New York, NY: William Wood and Co., 1903)