Liver Anatomy Pt 1

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Liver Anatomy Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The liver is located in the _________, and extends _______________, into the ___________.
    • A. 

      LUQ, across the midline, RUQ

    • B. 

      LLQ, across the midline, RLQ

    • C. 

      RUQ, across the midline, LUQ

  • 2. 
    The liver is the second largest visceral organ of the body.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The liver weighs approximately ___________g in women, and ____________g in men.
    • A. 

      1200, 1600

    • B. 

      1400, 1600

    • C. 

      1000, 1500

  • 4. 
    The greatest TRANSVERSE portion of the liver ranges from...
    • A. 

      22- 24.5 cm

    • B. 

      20- 22.5 cm

    • C. 

      20-25 cm

  • 5. 
    The greatest ANTEROPOSTERIOR measurement of the liver ranges from..
    • A. 

      10- 12.5 cm

    • B. 

      12- 14 cm

    • C. 

      10- 12 cm

  • 6. 
    The greatest LENGTH of the RIGHT surface of the liver is...
    • A. 

      15- 17.5 cm

    • B. 

      13-15 cm

    • C. 

      15- 17 cm

  • 7. 
    The main/ most important measurement of the liver is the ______________ measurement.
    • A. 

      Anteroposterior

    • B. 

      Transverse

    • C. 

      Length of the right surface

  • 8. 
    Check all that affect the size of the liver
    • A. 

      Height

    • B. 

      History of HTN

    • C. 

      Weight

    • D. 

      Age

    • E. 

      History of DM

  • 9. 
    With age, the liver _____________ in size.
    • A. 

      Increases

    • B. 

      Decreases

    • C. 

      Remains the same throughout life

  • 10. 
    The liver is an ___________________ organ
    • A. 

      Extraperitoneal

    • B. 

      Intraperitoneal

    • C. 

      Interperitoneal

  • 11. 
    The liver is...
    • A. 

      Completely covered by peritoneum

    • B. 

      Almost completely covered by peritoneum

    • C. 

      Not at all covered by the peritoneum

  • 12. 
    The liver is completely covered by a dense fibroelastic connective tissue layer called ______________ ______________.
  • 13. 
    ________________ _______________ contains blood and lymphatic vessels and nerves.
  • 14. 
    The area of the liver not covered by peritoneum is called the ___________ ____________
  • 15. 
    The gallbladder fossa, porta hepatis, and areas surrounding the IVC are located in the ____________ _____________.
  • 16. 
    The bare area of the liver is located on the _______________ surface of the liver.
    • A. 

      Inferior

    • B. 

      Anterior

    • C. 

      Posterior

  • 17. 
    The anterior, superior, and posterior segments of the liver are the _________________ surface which is convex.
  • 18. 
    The abdominal visceral side of the liver is...
  • 19. 
    The liver is divided into lobes both ________________ and __________________.
  • 20. 
    The anatomic division of the liver is based on _______________ ___________________
  • 21. 
    The segmental division of the liver is based on _____________ ________________
  • 22. 
    The liver has ____(#) lobes
  • 23. 
    The lobes of the liver are the...
  • 24. 
    The right lobe of the liver is ________ times larger than the left.
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

  • 25. 
    The right lobe of the liver occupies the...
    • A. 

      RUQ

    • B. 

      LUQ

    • C. 

      RLQ

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