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Axial CT
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  • Right lung - “ The right lung is one of two lungs, located in the right hemithorax on the right of the heart and mediastinum.  There are a few differences betwe...”
  • Right lower lobe lateral segment - “ The right lower lobe lateral or lateral basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most inferol...”
  • Bronchopulmonary segmental anatomy - “ Bronchopulmonary segmental anatomy describes the division of the lungs into segments based on the tertiary or segmental bronchi. Gross anatomy T...”
  • Left lower lobe posterior segment - “ The left lower lobe posterior or posterior basal segment is one of the four bronchopulmonary segments of the left lower lobe. It is the most infer...”
  • Right lower lobe posterior segment - “ The right lower lobe posterior or posterior basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most inf...”
  • Right upper lobe anterior segment - “ 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 segmen...”
  • Left lower lobe - “ The left lower lobe (LLL) is one of two lobes in the left lung. It is separated from the left upper lobe by the left oblique fissure and subdivide...”
  • Left upper lobe inferior lingular segment - “ The left upper lobe inferior lingular segment is one of the four bronchopulmonary segments of the left upper lobe. It lies below the superior ling...”
  • Left upper lobe superior lingular segment - “ The left upper lobe superior lingular segment is one of the four bronchopulmonary segments of the left upper lobe. It lies below the apicoposterio...”
  • Right middle lobe - “ The right middle lobe (RML) or simply the middle lobe is one of three lobes in the right lung. It is separated from the right upper lobe above by ...”
  • Right lower lobe superior segment - “ The right lower lobe superior or apical segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most apical of the...”
  • Left lower lobe anteromedial segment - “ The left lower lobe anteromedial segment (or cardiac segment) is one of the bronchopulmonary segments of the left lower lobe. It is the most anter...”
  • Right upper lobe posterior segment - “ The right upper lobe posterior segment is one of the three bronchopulmonary segments of the right upper lobe. It is the most posterior of the segm...”
  • Right middle lobe medial segment - “ The right middle lobe medial segment is one of the two bronchopulmonary segments of the right middle lobe. It is the most medial of the segments i...”
  • Lingula (lung) - “ The lingula is a combined term for the two lingular bronchopulmonary segments of the left upper lobe: superior lingular segment inferior lingula...”
  • Left upper lobe apicoposterior segment - “ The left upper lobe apicoposterior segment is one of the bronchopulmonary segments of the left upper lobe. As its name suggests, it is the most ap...”
  • Right lower lobe medial segment - “ The right lower lobe medial or medial basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most inferomed...”
  • Right lower lobe - “ The right lower lobe (RLL) is one of three lobes in the right lung. It is separated from the right upper lobe superiorly and the middle lobe anter...”
  • Right upper lobe apical segment - “ The right upper lobe apical segment is one of the three bronchopulmonary segments of the right upper lobe. It is the most apical of the segments i...”
  • Left lower lobe superior segment - “ The left lower lobe superior or apical segment is one of the four bronchopulmonary segments of the left lower lobe. It is the most apical of the s...”
  • Right lower lobe anterior segment - “ The right lower lobe anterior or anterior basal segment is one of the five bronchopulmonary segments of the right lower lobe. It is the most infer...”
  • Left lower lobe lateral segment - “ The left lower lobe lateral or lateral basal segment is one of the four bronchopulmonary segments of the left lower lobe. It is the most inferolat...”
  • Right middle lobe lateral segment - “ The right middle lobe lateral segment is one of the two bronchopulmonary segments of the right middle lobe. It is the most lateral of the segments...”
  • Right upper lobe - “ The right upper lobe (RUL) is one of three lobes in the right lung.  It is separated from the right lower lobe by the oblique fissure and the midd...”
  • Left lung - “ The left lung is one of two lungs, located in the left hemithorax on the left of the heart and mediastinum.  There are a few differences between ...”
  • Left upper lobe - “ The left upper lobe (LUL) is one of two lobes in the left lung. It is separated from the left lower lobe by the left oblique fissure and subdivide...”
  • Left upper lobe anterior segment - “ The left upper lobe anterior segment is one of the four bronchopulmonary segments of the left upper lobe. It is the most anterior of the segments ...”
  • Bronchopulmonary segments (mnemonic) - “ Mnemonics to remember the bronchopulmonary segments are: A PALM Seed Makes Another Little Palm (right lung) ASIA ALPS (left lung) Mnemonics 'A...”

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