Importance of cholescintigraphy and inferior vena cava flow studies in the differential diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma.

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In order to assess the usefulness of inferior vena cava flow studies and cholescintigraphy complementary to the routine static liver scintigraphy in the differential diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), we studied 37 patients with a proven diagnosis of HCC and 11 patients with a liver abcess or cyst. The procedure followed was 1) a 99mTc-colloid… (More)

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@article{Botha1989ImportanceOC, title={Importance of cholescintigraphy and inferior vena cava flow studies in the differential diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma.}, author={U M Botha and Wilfred Pilloy and Willem J. Strydom}, journal={American journal of physiologic imaging}, year={1989}, volume={4 2}, pages={55-61} }