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Ligament of Treitz and Visceral Manipulation Mar 12, 2021

The ligament of Treitz is a suspensory structure from the right crus of the diaphragm and celiac artery, wraps around the esophagus and anchors onto the duodenojejunal junction. It contains contractile fibers, 30% are smooth muscle and 70% are skeletal. Many people ask me why they have tension in...

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