The right lung has both more lobes and segments than the left. ... of the right lung
is indented by a number of nearby structures.
The left lung is slightly smaller than the right lung because 2/3 of the heart is
located on the left side of the body. The left lung contains the cardiac notch, ...
1. Gross Anatomy of Lungs. 2. Surfaces and Borders of. Lungs. 3. Hilum and Root
of Lungs. 4. Fissures ... Right and left lung are separated by the mediastinum.
Jun 29, 2016 ... Lung anatomy includes the lung parenchyma, which carries part of the
conduction system but is mainly involved in the gas exchange at the ...
Macroscopic anatomy. The lung is a pair of organs, consisting of the right and left
lung (Pulmo dexter, Pulmo sinister). The right lung has three lobes, the left two.
The lungs are among the hardest-working organs in the body. ... The right lung
has three, but the left lung has only two, thus allowing room to accommodate the
The right lung usually weighs about 625 gm., the left 567 gm., but much ... These
structures are invested by pleura, which, below the hilus and behind the ...
Aug 18, 2016 ... Lobes. The right and left lungs do not have an identical lobular structure. The
right lung has three lobes; superior, middle and inferior. The lobes ...
Aug 19, 2014 ... Structure. The left and right lungs lie within their pleural sac and are only
attached by their roots, to the mediastinum, so they are fairly free ...
In the adult, the anterior borders of the right and left pleurae probably meet at or
... The part of the medial surface where these structures enter the lung is known ...