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Anatomy and physiology 

Anatomy and physiology
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Anatomy and physiology
Author(s):

Robert P. Sutcliffe

, Charalambos Gustav Antoniades

, Rahul Deshpande

, Olga N. Tucker

, and Nigel Heaton

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199205387.003.01
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date: 10 April 2020

Liver segmental anatomy 2

Hepatic artery anatomy 6

Liver resection planes 7

Liver physiology 8

Gallbladder anatomy 10

Biliary anatomy 13

Pancreatic anatomy 14

Pancreatic physiology 15

The liver is the largest solid organ (weight 1.2–1.6kg), and lies in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen below the right hemidiaphragm....

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