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Anatomy Atlases: Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross Section: Section 3. Middle Thorax (Heart and Lungs)

Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross Section

Section 3. Middle Thorax (Heart and Lungs)

Ronald A. Bergman, Ph.D., Adel K. Afifi, M.D., Jean J. Jew, M.D., and Paul C. Reimann, B.S.
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Key Figure 3a
Key Figure 3b
Key Figure 3c
Key Figure 3d
Key Figure 3e

Key Figure 3e

Bronchopulmonary Segments

Right Lung Left Lung
Lobe Segment Lobe Division Segment

Upper

Apical
Posterior
Anterior

Upper

Upper

Apical posterior
Anterior

Lower
(lingular)

Superior
Inferior

Middle

Lateral
Medial

Lower

Superior
Medial basal
Anterior basal
Lateral basal
Posterior basal

Lower

Superior
Anterior medial basal
Lateral basal
Posterior basal

Modified from Jackson CL, Huber JF. Correlated applied anatomy of the bronchial tree and lungs with a system of nomenclature. Dis Chest 9(4);319-326, 1943.

Plates
3.1
3.2
3.3
3.4
3.5
3.6
3.7
3.8
3.9

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