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A 20-year-old man is brought to the emergency department with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. His blood pressure is 70 systolic and his heart rate is 140 beats per minute (bpm). He is taken directly to the operating room for an exploratory laparotomy. A large, actively bleeding liver laceration is found. A pringle maneuver is performed as part of the procedure to control his bleeding. The Pringle maneuver compresses which structures?

(A) Portal vein, hepatic vein, and hepatic artery
(B) Portal vein, hepatic artery, and cystic artery
(C) Portal vein and hepatic artery
(D) Portal vein, hepatic artery, and CBD
(E) Cystic artery, cystic duct, and CBD
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D.....compresses on the portal triad
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D, it compresses the hepatoduodenal ligament which has the portal triad
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Yes portal vein, hepatic artery and CBD clamping.


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Yes..contents of portal triad

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it is C......prtal vein and hepatic artery
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