Couinaud’s Liver Segments

Sonographically the liver is usually divided into right and left lobes . However the liver is divided into 8 functional segments with the¬†Couinaud classification¬†(pronounced kwee-NO). Each segment has it’s own vascular and biliary supply. The liver is divided horizontally by the portal veins and vertically by the hepatic veins. Segment I is the caudate lobe.… Read More Couinaud’s Liver Segments