Intractable & Rare Diseases Research
Online ISSN : 2186-361X
Print ISSN : 2186-3644
ISSN-L : 2186-3644
Case Reports
Accessory lobes of the liver: A report of 3 cases and review of the literature
Chenglin WangLin ChengZiqin ZhangTingting XieHeyu DingQianhua DengZhidong Yuan
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2012 Volume 1 Issue 2 Pages 86-91


This article is about 3 cases of accessory lobes of the liver. Case One involved a pedunculated accessory lobe of the liver (ALL), Case Two involved a true ectopic liver, and Case Three involved a sessile accessory lobe of the liver. All 3 cases were diagnosed by computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and confirmed by surgical and histological examination. The pertinent literature on accessory lobes of the liver is also reviewed.

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© 2012 International Research and Cooperation Association for Bio & Socio-Sciences Advancement
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