hepatic lobe


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Noun1.hepatic lobe - any of the five lobes forming the liver
liver - large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity; secretes bile and functions in metabolism of protein and carbohydrate and fat; synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood; synthesizes vitamin A; detoxifies poisonous substances and breaks down worn-out erythrocytes
lobe - (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part; "ear lobe"
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An abdominal--pelvic CT scan was performed; it showed a multi-septated macroabscess in the right hepatic lobe (6.0 cm x 6.2 cm x 6.2 cm), as well as a small stone lodged in the neck of the gallbladder.
Intraoperatively thick walled gallbladder was infiltrating into right hepatic lobe and hepatic flexure of colon.
Five lesions were in the right hepatic lobe and two lesions in the left hepatic lobe.
Computed tomography of the chest and abdomen showed a 16-mm mass in the left breast, a left hepatic lobe lesion, and metastatic lesions in the thoracic and lumbar spine.
Ultrasonography of abdomen using curvilinear transducer of 5 MHz revealed single hepatic lesion with inner anechoic-hypoechoic dimension measuring 5.64 cm x 4.72 cm in right hepatic lobe. The lesion was located deep within the liver parenchyma.
Transverse sections of the right hepatic lobe were the target area of observation and the image was locally amplified to enter contrast side/side dual imaging mode.
It generally affects children and young adults, mainly women and it is frequently located in the right hepatic lobe [5].
Anterior segment of the right hepatic lobe was atrophic, and the intrahepatic bile duct was bilaterally dilated.
To perform the liver resection in the HH group, the left portal vein and the middle hepatic artery were identified and blocked, which resulted in interruption of the blood supply of the left hepatic lobe as first introduced and applied during resection of the liver by Pringle et al.
A 54-year-old woman was referred to our hospital for a recent identification of a left hepatic lobe mass on ultrasound which was performed for mildly elevated liver enzymes during a routine health care check.
Computed tomography (CT) with contrast of the abdomen revealed a large soft-tissue mass (16.3 cm x 14.1 cm x 20 cm) with internal vascularity that appeared to arise from the left hepatic lobe (Figure 1).
A triple-phase CT scan of the liver showed an enlarged left hepatic lobe with a shrunken right lobe with cirrhotic morphology, a small right hepatic lobe cyst, and moderate ascites.