Giant liver hemangioma

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Incidental finding of a liver lesion during a routine abdominal ultrasound examination.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female
MRI

Large T2 fat sat hyperintense lesion with smooth and sharp borders in the right hepatic lobe. After contrast administration, the lesion shows centripetal nodular rim enhancement.

Case Discussion

Typical MRI findings in a giant liver hemangioma are (among others) marked hyperintensity on long TE images and nodular rim enhancement after contrast administration.

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Case information

rID: 13696
Published: 7th May 2011
Last edited: 12th Dec 2020
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