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1

Where does the liver, gallbladder and billiard system arise from?

biliary duct systems arise from the hepatic diverticulum

2

What does the hepatic diverticulum divides into?

This divides into 2 parts: Cranial and caudal.

3

What does the cranial diverticulum form?

Is the larger part
Forms the primordium of the liver.

4

What does the caudal diverticulum form?

the smaller part.
Forms the gallbladder

5

What does the stalk of the diverticulum for?

Stalk of the diverticulum
Forms the cystic duct

6

how is the bile duct formed?

Stalk connecting the hepatic and cystic ducts

7

Were does the bile duct attach during development?

This attaches to the ventral aspect of the duodenal loop and is carried to the dorsal aspect of the duodenum during rotation.