Figure 184b

Liver The liver consists of numerous lobules. A single lobule is in the center of view. At the junction of three adjacent lobes is a bile duct, a branch of the hepatic artery, and a branch of the hepatic portal vein. These three tubes are called a triad. (X40)

Lobule

Liver Lobule

Hepatocytes Sinusoids Central vein

Figure 1-84c

Liver A single liver lobule consists of a central vein (shown in the center), which collects blood as it flows through narrow endothelial-lined channels, or sinusoids. The cells bordering the sinusoids are called hepatocytes. (X400)

Hepatocytes Sinusoids Central vein

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