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Illustration of the Lung

Anatomy of the lung
  1. Base of lung
  2. Apex of lung
  3. Costal surface
    Facing ribs
  4. Medial surface
    Facing mediastinum
  5. Vertebral part
    Facing vertebral column
  6. Mediastinal part
  7. Cardiac impression
  8. Diaphragmatic surface
  9. Anterior border
  10. Cardiac notch
  11. Inferior border
  1. Hilum of lung
  2. Root of lung
  3. Lingula of left lung
  4. Superior lobe (upper lobe)
  5. Middle lobe (only on right)
  6. Inferior lobe (lower lobe)
  7. Oblique fissure
  8. Horizontal fissure of right lung
  • 144.30 Main bronchus
  • 152.23 Pulmonary ligament
  • 190.14 Right pulmonary artery
  • 190.29 Left pulmonary artery
  • 230.2 Pulmonary veins

Source: Pocket Atlas of Human Anatomy, 3rd edition. H. Feneis. Georg Thieme Verlag, New York. 1994.