Volgograd Journal of Medical Research
Quarterly Journal of Science and Practice

UDK: 611.36:612.014.5]-091.5

Linear size and volume of liver in individuals of different body types according to autopsy data

E. V. Chaplygina, O. A. Kaplunova, V. V. Voloshin, E. N. Bel skaya, A. S. Gubar

Ростовский государственный медицинский университет, Ростов-на-Дону; Ростовское областное патологоанатомическое бюро на базе ГБУЗ БСМЭ Ростова-на-Дону


Currently, the widely discussed dependence of the size of internal organs from body type of the examined subjects. In addition, we have not found works that describe the size of the liver and its lobes according to the autopsy to the anthropometric indicators, which would to interpret the received information. In this regard, we consider it relevant and timely to perform our work aimed at establishing somatotypological patterns of macroscopic anatomy of the liver during autopsy.


linear liver size, liver volume, autopsy