[Liver tumors caused by androgenic steroids].

@article{Balzs1990LiverTC,
  title={[Liver tumors caused by androgenic steroids].},
  author={Martha Bal{\'a}zs and J{\'o}sef Faller},
  journal={Orvosi hetilap},
  year={1990},
  volume={131 45},
  pages={2485-8}
}
11 hepatocellular tumours associated with the long term use of androgenic steroids were reported. Three of the tumours were seen on the basis of diffuse peliosis hepatis. One of the 11 tumours was benign hepatocellular adenoma. In one case malignant transformation of an adenoma was observed. Nine tumours proved to be highly differentiated hepatocellular carcinomas. Metastases were observed in three cases. Histological and electron microscopical peculiarities of the tumours were the accumulation… CONTINUE READING