A classical liver lobule is made up of a central vein and the portal triads. A typical human liver weighs around 3 lbs. , while a typical bovine liver weighs around 12 lbs. I was wondering if anyone ...
Cholecystectomy, or removal of the gallbladder, is a common operation that is performed around the world. The gallbladder is typically viewed as a storage organ for bile produced by the liver. The ...
I was wondering why Growth Hormone (GH) has both a tropic and a non tropic effect. Maybe it does have a tropic effect because it stimulates the liver to secrete insulin-like growth factors (IGFs), but ...
It is a popular belief that when you get asleep after drinking alcohol, in the morning you have higher level in your blood than if you stayed awake the whole night. Is this true? If so, why? Is it ...