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Largest gland

Liver

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Investment of LCT entering the liver with portal vessels

Glisson's capsule

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Recess between the liver and the transverse colon

Morisson's pouch
- where GB lies

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Ligament of the liver: remnant of umbilical vein

Round Ligament / ligamentum teres

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Visceral peritoneum covers the liver except at what areas

Bed of GB and Porta hepatis

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Portal triad

Hepatic a
Portal v
Hepatic duct

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Transverse fissure on visceral surface of liver between caudate and quadrate lobes

Porta hepatis

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Blood supply of liver

Portal v - 70
Hepatic a

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Venous drainage of liver

Hepatic v
- drains to IVC

9

SMV and splenic v unites to form

Portal v
- carries nutrient-rich blood

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Hepatic artery is a branch of

Celiac a

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Accdg to Couinas System, hepatic veins divide the liver into how many divisions

4 divisions
- 8 segments

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Major lymph producing organ

Lymphatics

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Largest derivative of celiac plexus that accompanies branches of portal triad

Hepatic nerve plexus
- for vasoconstriction