Cholangiographic segmental anatomy of the liver.

  title={Cholangiographic segmental anatomy of the liver.},
  author={Guy Scott Gazelle and Michael J. Lee and Peter R. Mueller},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={14 5},
The importance of understanding the Couinaud nomenclature describing hepatic segmental anatomy has been increasingly recognized by practicing radiologists. The normal cholangiographic appearances of the biliary ductal branches, as well as those of their common anatomic variants, are less well known. As percutaneous biliary procedures increase in frequency and complexity, a thorough understanding of this anatomy is of utmost importance. In this article, we present cholangiograms, computed… CONTINUE READING