Splenic flexure of colon

The phrenicocolic ligament is attached to the A. Transverse colon B. Right colic flexure C. Left colic flexure D. Sigmoid colon


C. A fold of peritoneum, the phrenicocolic ligament is continued from the left colic flexure to the thoracic diaphragm opposite the tenth and eleventh ribs; it passes below and serves to support the spleen, and therefore has received the name of sustentaculum lienis.

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