liver segments

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segmental anatomy according to couinaud.

fist showing liver segmental anatomy
use your right fist to represent the liver segmental anatomy.

para-sagittal left ultrasound image.

sagittal midline ultrasound image. the ligamentum venosum is highlighted in orange.

lhv:left hepatic vein ivc: inferior vena cava

ultrasound image- para-sagittal midclavicular.

rpv: right portal vein rhv: right hepatic vein

ultrasound image- para-sagittal right.

ultrasound image- porta hepatis is seen with an oblique angle 45degree rotation from the sagittal view to the transverse view.

ultrasound image- oblique left showing the ligamentum teres.

ultrasound image- transverse plane showing the ligamentum venosum

ultrasound image- transverse superior left

lhv: left hepatic vein mhv: middle hepatic vein

ultrasound image- transverse mid right

rpv: right portal vein lpv: left portal vein

ultrasound image- transverse superior right