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The Liver

  • Jinkan Sai
  • Joe Ariyama


Simple hepatic cysts occur in 2.5% of the population, and the incidence increases with age [1]. They are seen more frequently in women, in the right lobe of the liver [1]. The cysts are usually unilocular, occasionally multiple, and are lined with a single layer of epithelium [2].


Bile Duct Intrahepatic Bile Duct Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma Hepatic Hilum Bile Duct Carcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jinkan Sai
    • 1
  • Joe Ariyama
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyJuntendo UniversityBunkyo-ku, TokyoJapan

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