A Study on Portal Vein and Its Intrahepatic Branching Pattern

Ganga, N V (2016) A Study on Portal Vein and Its Intrahepatic Branching Pattern. Masters thesis, Madras Medical College, Chennai.


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The present study describes the intra-hepatic branching pattern of portal vein in human liver obtained from Embalmed Cadavers at Institute of Anatomy, Madras Medical College. Manual dissection and Radiological method were used for this study. The portal vein was traced from its course to the various segments of the liver. The most common variant is trifurcation of the portal vein. The portal variants must be diagnosed before surgical and interventional procedures. The aim of the present study is to review portal venous anatomy and its clinical implications.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Reg.No.201333003
Uncontrolled Keywords: Portal vein ; branching pattern ; Bifurcation ; Trifurcation ; Ramification ; Right Portal Vein ; Left Portal Vein ; Segments ; Right lobe ; Left lobe.
Subjects: MEDICAL > Anatomy
Depositing User: Devi S
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2019 17:39
Last Modified: 30 Jan 2019 17:39
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/10445

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