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Hepatocellular carcinoma presenting as portal thrombosis with intrabiliary growth: US and MR findings.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10823447     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present an unusual case of hepatocellular carcinoma presenting as massive portal vein thrombosis with progression to the intrahepatic bile ducts without demonstrable primary hepatic tumor. Ultrasound, magnetic resonance, and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography findings are described. The histologic diagnosis was achieved by means of percutaneous forceps biopsy of the endobiliary mass.
Authors:
M J Diaz-Ruiz; J Falcó; J Martin; R M Bella; M Carrasco; L Tortajada
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Abdominal imaging     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0942-8925     ISO Abbreviation:  Abdom Imaging     Publication Date:    2000 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-08-16     Completed Date:  2000-08-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9303672     Medline TA:  Abdom Imaging     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  263-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Corporació Sanitària del Parc Taulí, Sabadell, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Biopsy, Needle
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular / complications,  diagnosis*
Cholangiography
Cholestasis / diagnosis*,  etiology
Diagnosis, Differential
Humans
Liver Neoplasms / complications,  diagnosis*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
Male
Middle Aged
Neoplasm Invasiveness
Portal Vein* / pathology,  ultrasonography
Ultrasonography, Doppler*
Venous Thrombosis / complications,  diagnosis*

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