Bronchial anatomy (left): annotated CT

Case contributed by Dr Phillip Marsh

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Red: left main bronchus

Pink: left upper lobe bronchus

  • Blue: apicoposterior segment
  • Cyan: anterior segment
  • Bright green: left lingular bronchus
  • Light green: superior lingular segment
  • Dark green: inferior lingular segment

Brown: left lower lobe bronchus

  • Yellow: superior segment
  • Orange: anterior segment
  • Light purpose: lateral basal segment
  • Dark purple: posterior basal segment
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Case information

rID: 59761
Published: 24th Apr 2018
Last edited: 24th Apr 2018
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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