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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Hepatic" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Hepatic
Hepatic is of or relating to the liver. The liver is a vital organ of vertebrates and some other animals. In the human it is located in the upper right quadrant of the abdomen, below the diaphragm. The liver has a wide range of functions, including detoxification of various metabolites, protein synthesis, and the production of biochemicals necessary for digestion. - See link

 

Hepatic in Spanish is Hígado
El hígado (del latín iecur ficātum ‘hígado alimentado con higos’) es la más voluminosa de las vísceras y una de las más importantes por su actividad metabólica. Es un órgano glandular al que se adjudica funciones muy importantes, tales como la síntesis de proteínas plasmáticas, función desintoxicante, almacenaje de vitaminas y glucógeno, además de secreción de bilis, entre otras. También es el responsable de eliminar de la sangre las sustancias que puedan resultar nocivas para el organismo, convirtiéndolas en inocuas. - See link

 

More information about Hepatic in other websites
Definition of Hepatic in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Hepatic in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Hepatic - See link.
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