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Treitzs ligament

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Treitz's ligament --> suspensory muscle of duodenum

A broad flat band of smooth muscle and fibrous tissue attached to the right crus of the diaphragm and to the duodenum at its junction with the jejunum.

Synonym: musculus suspensorius duodeni, treitz's ligament, treitz's muscle.