Left triangular ligament

The left triangular ligament is a fold of some considerable size, which connects the posterior part of the upper surface of the left lobe of the liver to the diaphragm; its anterior layer is continuous with the left layer of the falciform ligament.

Left triangular ligament
The superior surface of the liver.
Latinligamentum triangulare sinistrum hepatis
Anatomical terminology

Additional images


This article incorporates text in the public domain from page 1193 of the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918)

This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.