Beaver tail liver

Case contributed by Pir Abdul Ahad Aziz Qureshi
Diagnosis certain


Known case of carcinoma of the right breast. CT performed for metastatic workup.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

Beaver tail liver is a normal hepatic morphological variant where an elongated left lobe of liver extends laterally to contact and often surround the spleen.

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