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LDV1 Class Preparation

LDV1 Anatomy Preparation

Advance study of anatomy is a pre-requisite for this class. Review the list of words and see where your stand with your knowledge. It is of utmost importance that you prepare for this class in advance - even if you don't plan to attend the class for years, it is not too early to begin your study of the neuroanatomy structures. We have provided a list of terms below you need to study before attending this course.
Most anatomical reference book on the thorax, abdomen and pelvic section will refer to these terms. For example, Netter's 4th edition, section III, IV and V.


Fissures, pleura, apex (dome) of the lungs, suspensory ligaments of the lungs, mediastinum, thymus, thyroid, trachea, bronchi, thoracic/abdominal esophagus, phrenic nerve. Parietal and visceral peritoneum


Gallbladder, coronary ligament , triangular ligament, falciform ligament, hepatocolic ligament, cystico-colic ligament, hepatosplenic ligament, hepatorenal ligament, hepatoduodenal ligament, cysticoduodenal-renal ligament.


  • Greater and lesser tuberosity, gastrophrenic ligament, gastrocolic ligament, gastrosplenic ligament, pylorus, duodenum.

  • D1 to D4, muscle of Treitz, cysticoduodenal-colic ligaments, cysticoduodenal

  • ligament, cysticoduodenal-renal ligament

  • Inferior duodenal fold

  • Greater and lesser omentum

  • Colon flexures

  • Toldt's fascia

  • Sigmoid, Rectum

  • Mesotransverse

  • Splenocolic ligament

  • Renocolic ligament

  • Appendiculo-ovarian ligament

  • Mesenteric root

  • Mesocolon

  • Ligament

  • Pancreas, spleen

  • Pancreaticosplenic ligament

  • Splenorenal ligament

  • Bladder, pubovesical ligament

  • Median (urachus) and medial umbilical ligaments

  • Ureter

  • Uterus, ovaries, fallopian tube, sacrum

  • Uterosacral fold

  • Broad ligament

  • Round ligament:

  • Obturator internus muscle, obturator foramen

  • Suspensory ligament of ovary

  • Cardinal ligament / lateral cervical ligament

  • Utero-ovarian ligament

  • Lumbo-ovarian ligament

  • Mesosalpinx

  • Mesovarium

  • Practice your Lympho-Fascia Release (LFR) for LDV1

Dr Chikly's Lymph Drainage Therapy (LDT):
Manual Lymphatic Mapping

Releasing the Lobes of the Liver, A Lymph Drainage Therapy
(LDT) Demonstration

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