Left perihepatic space
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- superior: visceral surface of the left lobe of the liver
- medial: capsular surface of the left lobe of the liver
- lateral: lesser curve of the stomach
- posterior: lesser omentum 1
The left perihepatic space communicates superiorly with the anterior left subphrenic space 1.
Pathology of the duoedenal bulb, lesser curve of the stomach, left hepatic lobe and gallbladder can cause fluid collections to accumulate in the left perihepatic space 2.