porta hepatis


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Noun1.porta hepatis - opening for major blood vessels to enter and leave the liver
orifice, porta, opening - an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity; "the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart"
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5] The other sites are sublingual, prelaryngeal, intratracheal, oesophagus, mediastinum, gall bladder, porta hepatis, salivary glands etc.
24 or 26 tube drains near porta hepatis and come out.
Enhanced computed tomography showed ascites, dilatation of the intrahepatic bile duct, and a huge cystic mass in the porta hepatis area extending down to the level of the pancreatic head.
A computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen showed extensive adenopathy at the porta hepatis area (Fig.
Numerous gastric varices, porta hepatis and splenic hilum collaterals were noted.
An abdominal ultrasound scan revealed multiple enlarged lymph nodes at porta hepatis and gallbladder calculi.
A porta hepatis lymph node was biopsied in September 2011 during the chemotherapy which was reported as granulomatous inflammation with a possibility of tuberculosis".
37%) had injury to the biliary tree at porta hepatis level.
Ultrasound detected a plexus of vascular, serpiginous structures in the porta hepatis anterior to the portal vein, and a provisional diagnosis of hepatic vascular malformation was considered.
This requires careful searching for hepatic low densities, atrophy, nodularity, splenomegaly, ascites, varices, omental caking, peritoneal nodules and porta hepatis or aortocaval lymphadenopathy.
The liver mass was unresectable due to infiltration to the porta hepatis.
Common hepatic artery was carefully exposed by blunt dissection through retroperitoneal fat and upper margin of the pancreas upto the porta hepatis, exposing its branches12,13.