Francisco Garnateo

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UNLABELLED We present a rare pathological entity of the liver and review the literature. CASE REPORT a 33-year-old asymptomatic woman showed a space-occupying lesion on liver segment VI, which was detected incidentally on ultrasound examination performed for a gynecological disorder. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging of the liver(More)
A 34-YEAR-OLD WOMAN, WHO WAS USING contraceptive therapy and had no previous severe illness recorded, had a hypodense lesion on segment 6 of the liver during a routine ultrasonography examination. Physical examination results were unremarkable. Blood and liver function test results and fetoprotein, carcinoembryonic antigen, and cancer antigen 19-9 levels(More)
Carcinoid tumors of the biliary tract are rare and account for 0.2% to 2% of all gastrointestinal carcinoids. Intrahepatic biliary carcinoid is exceedingly uncommon. These are usually slow growing neoplasms with low malignant potential and hence are amenable to aggressive surgical management. Preoperative diagnosis is difficult because they mimic the signs(More)
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