6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- A transverse fissure between the neck of the gallbladder and the junction of the fissures for lig. teres and lig. venosum.
- The cystic duct from the gallbladder.
- 1. Gallbladder,
2. Fissure for the ligamentum teres (round ligament),
3. Fissure for the ligamentum venosum, and
4. Porta hepatis.
- Common bile duct.
- Ductus venosus.
5 True/False questions
What is a Kupffer cell? → A transverse fissure between the neck of the gallbladder and the junction of the fissures for lig. teres and lig. venosum.
What did the ligamentum teres (round ligament) derive from? → Umbilical vein.
From which structure is the "classical" liver lobule drained? → Right upper extent is just under the nipple in 4th intercostal space, across from xiphisternal joint. Left extent is one or two intercostal spaces lower under left nipple.
At the right limit of the porta, the right and left leaves of the lesser omentum become continuous to form what structure? → The free margin of the lesser omentum, aka the hepatoduodenal ligament.
What are the two surfaces of the liver? → 1. Diaphragmatic surface: anterior facing has a peritoneum, but posterior does not (it's bare).
2. Visceral surface: flat and covered with peritoneum.