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Liver Anatomy for Pediatric Intensivist

  • Mettu Srinivas Reddy
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Abstract

Children have a larger liver in relation to their body weight as compared to adults. While the liver to body weight ratio in adults is around 2%, it is around 4% in infants. The segmental anatomy in children is very similar to that in adults.

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mettu Srinivas Reddy
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  1. 1.Institute of Liver Disease and Transplantation, Dr. Rela Institute and Medical CentreChennaiIndia

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