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Case 10

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell
  • Matthew Gibson
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Abstract

A 67-year-old male patient with alcohol-induced ­cirrhosis underwent US of the liver and measurement of serum alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) level as part of annual surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Keywords

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Enhancement Pattern Arterial Enhancement Hepatobiliary Phase Dysplastic Nodule 
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Further Reading

  1. Kim MJ, Choi JY, Chung YE, et al. (2008) Magnetic resonance imaging of hepatocellular carcinoma using contrast media. Oncology 75(suppl1):72-82PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Kudo M. (2009) Multistep human hepatocarcinogenesis: correlation of imaging with pathology. J Gastroenterol 44(suppl XIX):112-8PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  • Matthew Gibson
    • 2
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK
  2. 2.Royal Berkshire HospitalReadingUK

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