Skip to Content

perivascular fibrous capsule of liver


Definition: the inward continuation of the fibrous capsule of the liver at the parta hepatis that ensheaths the intrahepatic portion of the portal triad (hepatic artery, portal vein, and bile duct)

Synonym(s): capsula fibrosa perivascularis hepatisTA

Disclaimer: This site is designed to offer information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments.
© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.