Focal nodular hyperplasia (FNH)

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Epigastric pain

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Female

The MRI sequences demonstrate two well-defined lesions in segments II and IVb, slightly hypointense on T1WI, slightly hyperintense on T2WI. On postcontrast, both lesions show an intense, and homogeneous early enhancement on arterial phase, and become isointense to liver on portal venous phase.

Case Discussion

MRI features suggestive of two focal nodular hyperplasia.

On imaging the differential diagnosis may include:

Additional contributor: R Bouguelaa, MD

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Case information

rID: 67807
Published: 28th Apr 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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