Cholangiocarcinoma arising in von Meyenburg complexes: report of four cases.

@article{Song2008CholangiocarcinomaAI,
  title={Cholangiocarcinoma arising in von Meyenburg complexes: report of four cases.},
  author={Joon Seon Song and Young-Joo Lee and K W Kim and Jooryung Huh and Se Jin Jang and Eunsil Yu},
  journal={Pathology international},
  year={2008},
  volume={58 8},
  pages={503-12}
}
Although von Meyenburg complexes (VMC) are largely considered to be innocuous, neoplastic transformations have been described. The present report describes four cases of cholangiocarcinoma (CC) occurring on a background of VMC. The patients were all male and aged 69, 59, 68 and 75 years, respectively. While two patients were asymptomatic, the other two had a history of colon cancer. Radiologically the tumors measured 3, 4, 4.5 and 10 cm and were well enhanced from the arterial to delayed portal… CONTINUE READING

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