hepatic lobes


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hepatic lobes

Etymology: Gk, hēpar, liver, lobos, lobes
the large divisions of the liver: caudate, quadrate, left, and right.
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These low-density areas were preferentially located within the right hepatic lobe.
Chest and abdominal radiographs were unremarkable; however, a computed tomographic scan of the abdomen demonstrated pancreatic prominence and multiple scattered hypodense lesions 2 cm or smaller in both hepatic lobes.
A computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen demonstrated multiple abscesses in right and left hepatic lobes.