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The Liver

  • Jonathan Halevy
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Part of the Topics in Gastroenterology book series (TGEN)

Abstract

1. On physical examination, the normal span of the liver as measured by percussion in the right midclavicular line is 12–15 cm. It is the largest organ in the body.

Keywords

Portal Hypertension Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Esophageal Varix Biliary Atresia Sclerosing Cholangitis 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonathan Halevy
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    • 2
  1. 1.Tel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael
  2. 2.Beilinson Medical CenterPetah TiqvaIsrael

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