• William P. LongmireJr.
  • Ronald K. Tompkins
Part of the Comprehensive Manuals of Surgical Specialties book series (CMSS)


The presence of a significant liver abnormality may be suggested in the patient’s first visit to the physician by a wide variety of symptoms and signs. In order to determine whether it is amenable to surgical treatment specific diagnostic procedures are required.


Bile Duct Focal Nodular Hyperplasia Biliary System Radionuclide Imaging Portal Venous System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • William P. LongmireJr.
    • 1
  • Ronald K. Tompkins
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryUCLA School of MedicineLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.UCLA School of MedicineLos AngelesUSA

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