Wandering liver, also known as floating liver, or hepatoptosis or hepatocolonic vacancy, is characterized by excessive mobility of the liver because of abnormal hepatic fixation. In some cases it may manifest with a picture of intestinal obstruction and require surgical treatment (hepatopexy).

Wandering Liver, Wondering Doctors!

Mazzocco, Martina
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Gioachin, Anna;Tagliati, Sylvie;Malaventura, Cristina
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Maggiore, Giuseppe
Ultimo
2018

Abstract

Wandering liver, also known as floating liver, or hepatoptosis or hepatocolonic vacancy, is characterized by excessive mobility of the liver because of abnormal hepatic fixation. In some cases it may manifest with a picture of intestinal obstruction and require surgical treatment (hepatopexy).
2018
Matarazzo, Lorenza; Mazzocco, Martina; Gioachin, Anna; Tagliati, Sylvie; Malaventura, Cristina; Maggiore, Giuseppe
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