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bur·sa omen·tal·is

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  1. bursa omentalis, omental bursa, lesser peritoneal cavitynoun

    an isolated part of the peritoneal cavity that is dorsal to the stomach


  1. bursa omentalis

    The lesser sac, also known as the omental bursa, is a part of the peritoneal cavity that is formed by the lesser and greater omentum. Usually found in mammals, it is connected with the greater sac via the omental foramen or Foramen of Winslow. In mammals, it is common for the lesser sac to contain considerable amounts of fat.


  1. bursa omentalis

    The bursa omentalis, also known as the omental bursa or lesser sac, is a peritoneal cavity or space located in the abdomen behind the lesser curvature of the stomach and the liver. It is largely involved in the movement and lubrication of abdominal structures, and is connected to the greater sac (general peritoneal cavity) via the omental foramen.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bursa omentalis in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bursa omentalis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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