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Laboratory 19. Pleural Cavities and Lungs
Step 16. Bronchopulmonary Segments

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The various bronchopulmonary segments of a lung are difficult to identify in the cadaveric specimen. Refer to a plastic model to identify them (Figure 19.7A).

In the right lung, identify the following bronchopulmonary segments:

Superior Lobe
apical segment
posterior segment
anterior segment

Middle Lobe
lateral segment
medial segment

Inferior Lobe
superior segment

posterior basal segment
medial basal segment
anterior basal segment
lateral basal segment

Links and References:
Grant's: 1.39, 1.40
Netter: 188, 189
Rohen/Yokochi: 234