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Triangle of Calot

1. An anatomic space bordered by the common hepatic duct medially, the cystic duct laterally and the cystic artery superiorly. (wikipedia.org) 2. A triangle bounded by the cystic artery, the cystic duct, and the hepatic duct. (medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com) Syn: Hepatobiliary triangle or cystohepatic triangle Word origin: Named for Jean-Fran├žois Calot, a French surgeon best known for describing treatment of curvature of the spine in Pott’s...

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