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ectopic liver

Friday 17 March 2006

Localization

- retroperitoneal region (2917536)
- gallbladder (2917536)
- intrathoracic ectopic liver
- umbilical cord (11431787, 2023091, 5809903, 2917536)

Associations

- omphalocele (13945673)
- biliary atresia (2023091)

See also

- hepatic accessory lobe (accessory lobe of the liver)

References

- Watanabe M, Matsura T, Takatori Y, Ueki K, Kobatake T, Hidaka M, Hirakawa H, Fukukmoto S, Shimada Y. Five cases of ectopic liver and a case of accessory lobe of the liver. Endoscopy. 1989 Jan;21(1):39-42. PMID: 2917536