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LUNG ROOT-LEFT

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LUNG ROOT-LEFT

1. UPPER PART - pulmonary artery.
2. BELOW + BEHIND - bronchus.
3. BELOW + FRONT - superior pulmonary vein.
4. BELOW BRONCHUS - hilar LN.
5. BELOW LN - inferior pulmonary vein.
5. BENEATH IT ALL! - pulmonary ligament.

(The right hilum is lower than the left.)


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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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