The left lobe is smaller and more flattened than the right. It is situated in the epigastric and left hypochondriac regions. Its upper surface is slightly convex and is moulded on to the diaphragm; its under surface presents the gastric impression and omental tuberosity. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left_lobe_of_liver ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, vertebrate_core

definition
  • The left lobe is smaller and more flattened than the right. It is situated in the epigastric and left hypochondriac regions. Its upper surface is slightly convex and is moulded on to the diaphragm; its under surface presents the gastric impression and omental tuberosity. [WP,unvetted].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a3/Gray1087-liver.png
external definition
  • Portion of the liver which develops on the fish's left side.[TAO]
has exact synonym
  • liver left lobe
  • left liver lobe
  • lobus hepaticus sinister
has related synonym
  • left hepatic lobe
  • lobus hepatis sinister
id
  • UBERON:0001115