UMMS Affiliation

Department of Surgery; Department of Pathology

Publication Date

2019-07-01

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment | Digestive System Diseases | Hepatology | Neoplasms | Pathology | Radiology | Surgery

Abstract

Hepatic angiomyolipoma is a rare primary liver tumor, with a radiographic appearance very similar to hepatocellular carcinoma. We present the case of a noncirrhotic patient with a liver tumor suspicious for HCC by imaging features. Liver biopsy demonstrated angiomyolipoma, and the patient successfully underwent a laparoscopic liver resection.

Keywords

Hepatic angiomyolipoma, liver tumor, liver resection

Rights and Permissions

Copyright © 2019 Chloe H. Williams et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

DOI of Published Version

10.1155/2019/2362618

Source

Case Reports Hepatol. 2019 Jul 1;2019:2362618. doi: 10.1155/2019/2362618. eCollection 2019. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Case reports in hepatology

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

31355023

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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