Hepatic steatosis and haemangioma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Markedly echogenic liver makes the haemangioma appear hypoechoic. Note the absence of echogenic walls to vessels. 

Low attenuation liver, most easily seen during portal venous phase, consistent with hepatic steatosis.

Case Discussion

Markedly echogenic liver makes the CT demonstrated haemangioma appear hypoechoic.

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rID: 3562
Case created: 26th May 2008
Last edited: 4th Sep 2015
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