Left lower lobe anteromedial segment

Dr Phillip Marsh and Dr Craig Hacking et al.

The left lower lobe anteromedial segment (or cardiac segment) is one of the bronchopulmonary segments of the left lower lobe. It is the most anteromedial of the segments within the base of the left upper lobe.

It is the equivalent segment merger of the anterior and medial segments of the right lower lobe.

Anatomy: Thoracic
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Article information

rID: 38927
System: Chest
Section: Anatomy
Tag: stub, refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Left lower lobe anteromedial basal segment
  • Cardiac segment

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    Figure 1: left sided bronchi
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    Figure 2: Bronchopulmonary Segments: annotated CT
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    Figure 3: annotated CT
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