Left lobe of liver
|Left lobe of liver|
Posterior and inferior surfaces of the liver. (Left lobe labeled at upper left.)
|Latin||lobus hepatis sinister|
The left lobe is smaller and more flattened than the right. It is situated in the epigastric and left hypochondriac regions. Its upper surface is slightly convex and is moulded on to the diaphragm; its under surface presents the gastric impression and omental tuberosity.
- Left+lobe+of+liver at eMedicine Dictionary
- Anatomy diagram: 12581.000-1 at Roche Lexicon - illustrated navigator, Elsevier
- Anatomy photo:38:12-0201 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "The Visceral Surface of the Liver"
- SUNY Anatomy Image 7768
- SUNY Anatomy Image 8189
- Cross section at UV pembody/body8a
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