Segmenta hepatis

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

segmenta hepatis --> hepatic segments

Territories of the liver with independent portobilioarterial distribution or independent venous drainage. The naming of segments in the nA is based upon the portobilioarterial distribution.

See: anterior segment, lateral segment, medial segment, posterior segment.

Synonym: segmenta hepatis, segments of liver.