Tumors of the Liver and Biliary Tract

  • M. Colombo
  • O. Beloqui
  • B. Sangro


Various benign or malignant tumors may arise within the liver (Table 1). Benign tumors are rare conditions. However, since the advent and widespread use of the new imaging techniques, they have been increasingly diagnosed. In contrast, primary liver malignancies, particularly hepatocellular carcinoma, are a major health issue because of their high prevalence worldwide.


Bile Duct Gallbladder Carcinoma Extrahepatic Bile Duct Focal Nodular Hyperplasia Bile Duct Carcinoma 
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  • B. Sangro

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