Right upper lobe anterior segment

Dr Craig Hacking et al.

The right upper lobe anterior segment is one of the three bronchopulmonary segments of the right upper lobe. It is the most anterior of the segments in the right upper lobe lying below the apical segment, anterior to the posterior segment and above the horizontal fissure.

Thoracic anatomy
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rID: 38903
System: Chest
Section: Anatomy
Tags: stub, refs, cases
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    Figure 1: right sided bronchi
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    Figure 2: Bronchopulmonary Segments: annotated CT
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