[Image evaluation of liver metastases].

  title={[Image evaluation of liver metastases].},
  author={Kiyoshi Matsueda and Yoshitaka Inaba and Yasuaki Arai},
  journal={Nihon Geka Gakkai zasshi},
  volume={104 10},
In imaging diagnosis of metastatic liver neoplasms, particularly in preoperative evaluation, it is necessary to detect all lesions, note involved hepatic segments, determine relations with intrahepatic vascular structure, evaluate local invasiveness of lesions, and exclude the presence of extrahepatic metastases. Various imaging features can be demonstrated with appropriate imaging techniques and provide useful information for differential diagnosis or determination of the primary site. Multip… CONTINUE READING