caudate lobe


caudate lobe
cau·date lobe .kȯ-.dāt- n a lobe of the liver bounded on the right by the inferior vena cava, on the left by the fissure of the ductus venosus, and connected with the right lobe by a narrow prolongation called also spigelian lobe

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caudate lobe of liver lobus caudatus.

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