The umbilical fissure runs paralelly to the left side of the falciform ligament, following behind the fissures for the round ligament. The umbilical fissure separates the medial and lateral segments forming a boundary for hepatic segmentation (projection on the surface of the liver of the left hepatic vein).

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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