6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- Umbilical vein.
- Between 1 and 2kg, or 1/40th of total body weight.
- Pancreatic duct joins common bile duct. Entry to duodenum regulated by sphincter of Oddi.
- The hepatic ducts.
- Common bile duct.
5 True/False questions
What is the porta hepatis? → A transverse fissure between the neck of the gallbladder and the junction of the fissures for lig. teres and lig. venosum.
What are the features of the liver's visceral surface? → 1. Gallbladder,
2. Fissure for the ligamentum teres (round ligament),
3. Fissure for the ligamentum venosum, and
4. Porta hepatis.
What did the ligamentum venosum derive from? → Umbilical vein.
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.
From which structure is the "classical" liver lobule drained? → Central vein.