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.
- "Anatomy diagram: 12581.000-1". Roche Lexicon - illustrated navigator. Elsevier. Archived from the original on 2014-01-01.
- Anatomy photo:38:12-0201 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "The Visceral Surface of the Liver"
- Anatomy image:7768 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center
- Anatomy image:8189 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center
- Cross section image: pembody/body8a—Plastination Laboratory at the Medical University of Vienna
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