The Liver and Gallbladder

  • Mark Davenport


* The liver and gallbladder arise from the endoderm of the foregut as follows:


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark Davenport
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  1. 1.Department of Paediatric SurgeryKing’s College HospitalLondonUK

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