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1981) although the beneficial effects of the surgical incision of the median arcuate ligament indicate a correlation between abdominal pain and the stenosis angiographically observed (Edhag et al.
We aimed to demonstrate its behavior in relation to diaphragm crura and in particular with the median arcuate ligament or intercrural, trying to provide anatomical data on this syntrophy.
After resection of connective tissue adjacent to the diaphragm crura and also resection of the adhered tissues to the median arcuate ligament contour, these structures were exposed allowing observation of their relationships with the celiac trunk.
Mensuration of the distance between the celiac trunk and the median arcuate ligament.
This distance was assessed in 12 out of the 83 cadavers between the superior margin of the origin of the celiac trunk and the free edge of the median arcuate ligament.
Mensuration of overlap of the median arcuate ligament in the celiac trunk.
The distance of the overlap of median arcuate ligament was assessed in 36 out of 83 cadavers and was obtained in the first centimeters close to the origin of the celiac trunk.
Fragments of the median arcuate ligament measuring 0.
To study the possible associations between sexes and the situation of the median arcuate ligament in the celiac trunk, in a type 2 x 2table, the Chi-square test for two independent samples was used.
The different positions of the median arcuate ligament were analyzed irrespective of the patient's gender.