Multiple biliary hamartomas

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda


Longstanding right upper quadrant pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

Numerous small variable sizes cysts are seen scattered within both hepatic lobes. They appear low on T1 and high signals on T2 and STIR sequences. No post contrast enhancement. No biliary tree obstruction. The MRI findings represent biliary hamartomas

Case Discussion

MRI findings with numerous parenchymal hepatic small cystic lesions.The features are thought to be most consistent with multiple biliary hamartomas (von Meyenburg complexes).

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Case information

rID: 53386
Published: 26th May 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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