The double layer of splanchnopleure (mesentery) that suspends the stomach from the dorsal body wall is the dorsal mesogastrium. The liver is surrounded by splanchnopleure with a mesentery (the lesser omentum) connecting it to the stomach and to the ventral body wall (falciform ligament).



                     Species: Mouse 
                     Day Gestation: 12 
             Approx. Human Age: 39 days 
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