6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- Pancreatic duct joins common bile duct. Entry to duodenum regulated by sphincter of Oddi.
- Through the porta hepatis.
- Septum transversum.
- 1. Gallbladder,
2. Fissure for the ligamentum teres (round ligament),
3. Fissure for the ligamentum venosum, and
4. Porta hepatis.
- Specialized macrophages located in the liver. They line the walls of the sinusoids that form the reticuloendothelial system.
5 True/False questions
From which structure is the "classical" liver lobule drained? → Central vein.
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.
At the right limit of the porta, the right and left leaves of the lesser omentum become continuous to form what structure? → Septum transversum.
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.
What structure joins with the hepatic duct just below the porta hepatis? → The hepatic ducts.