right lobe of liver


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right lobe of liv·er

[TA]
the largest lobe of the liver, separated from the left lobe anteriorly and superiorly by the falciform and coronary ligaments and from the caudate and quadrate lobes by the sulcus for the vena cava and the fossa for the gallbladder.
Synonym(s): lobus hepatis dexter [TA]

right lobe of liv·er

(rīt lōb liv'ĕr) [TA]
The largest lobe of the liver, separated from the left lobe above and in front by the falciform ligament and from the caudate and quadrate lobes by the sulcus for the vena cava and the fossa for the gallbladder; it contains two segments, anterior and posterior.
Synonym(s): lobus hepatis dexter [TA] .
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Likewise, Figure 2 showing large hepatic cyst in right lobe of liver turned out to be portal vein aneurysm done by MR angiography.
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The mass was abutting the right lobe of liver with possible invasion of liver parenchyma (Figure 1).
Mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver is more common in the left liver lobe in children, while in adults it is equally common in the left (about 40%) and the right lobe of liver (40%), and in about 20% of cases, tumor is in both lobes [5].
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The caudate lobe is connected to the right lobe of liver by the caudate process which passes laterally between portal vein and inferior vena cava at the porta hepatis.
In the same US examination right lobe of liver was noticed as hypertrophied and left liver lobe was hypoplastic.