Abdominal Viscera: Biliary Anatomy

This micro skills course will enable the student to develop a comprehensive understanding of biliary anatomy essential for the understanding of biliary pathology and surgical procedures to this area.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Surgeons of England

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Explain the surface anatomy of the biliary tree
  3. Illustrate common surgical approaches to this region
  4. Identify components of the intra-hepatic and extra-hepatic biliary system
  5. Explain the arterial supply and lymphatic drainage of this region
  6. Recognise anatomical variations of the biliary tree

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
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