Multiple hepatic haemangiomata

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Incidental hyperechogenic lesions on ultrasound, for further imaging characterisation.

Patient Data

Age: 50-years
Gender: Female
CT

CT Liver (quadriphase)

The liver is of lower attenuation than normal, consistent with diffuse steatosis with a region of focal fatty sparing deep in segment 4. Multiple liver lesions are again demonstrated and these have a typical enhancement pattern of haemangiomata. There is also a 7 cm left lower pole renal simple cyst. No significant abnormality in the spleen, pancreas, either adrenal gland or right kidney. No upper abdominal para-aortic lymphadenopathy.

Case Discussion

This dedicated liver CT demonstrates diffuse steatosis and multiple liver mass like lesions consistent with haemangiomas (haemangiomata). 

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Case information

rID: 56339
Case created: 26th Oct 2017
Last edited: 28th Nov 2017
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