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caudate lobe

noun cau·date lobe \ ˌkȯ-ˌdāt- \

medical Definition of caudate lobe

:a lobe of the liver bounded on the right by the inferior vena cava, on the left by the fissure of the ductus venosus, and connected with the right lobe by a narrow prolongation called also spigelian lobe

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