“Solitary” Necrotic Nodule of the Liver: An Enigmatic Entity Mimicking Malignancy

@article{KondiPafiti2006SolitaryNN,
  title={“Solitary” Necrotic Nodule of the Liver: An Enigmatic Entity Mimicking Malignancy},
  author={Agatha I Kondi-Pafiti and Dimitra Grapsa and Evi D Kairi-Vasilatou and Dionysios K Voros and Vasilios Smyrniotis},
  journal={International Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer},
  year={2006},
  volume={37},
  pages={74-78}
}
AimThe aim of the study is to further investigate the clinicopathological features of solitary necrotic nodules.Material and methodsTwenty-three archived cases of solitary necrotic nodule of the liver, which were preoperatively misdiagnosed as liver metastases were studied. The pathological findings were correlated with the clinical data of the patients.ResultsThe nodules were solitary in 20 cases and multiple (2) in three cases, and measured from 0.5–1.5 cm in diameter. Twenty-one cases were… CONTINUE READING