capsula fibrosa perivascularis hepatis

[TA] perivascular fibrous capsule of liver: the connective tissue sheath that accompanies the vessels and ducts through the hepatic portal; it is continuous with the fibrous coat. Called also Glisson capsule and hepatobiliary capsule.

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