Levovist ultrasonography imaging in intracystic hemorrhage of simple liver cyst.

  title={Levovist ultrasonography imaging in intracystic hemorrhage of simple liver cyst.},
  author={Tomoyuki Akiyama and Masahiko Inamori and Satoru Saito and Hirokazu Takahashi and Masato Yoneda and Koji Fujita and Toshio Fujisawa and Yasunobu Abe and Hiroyuki Kirikoshi and Kensuke Kubota and Michio Ueda and Kuniya Tanaka and Shinji Togo and Norio Ueno and Hiroshi Shimada and Atsushi Nakajima},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  volume={14 5},
The differential diagnosis between intracystic hemorrhage and cystadenocarcinoma of the liver is often difficult even with the use of various imaging modalities. A 73-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with the complaint of right upper quadrant pain. Ultrasonography (US) demonstrated a heterogeneous echogenic cyst measuring 11 cm multiply 8 cm in size in S2 of the liver, indicated intracystic hemorrhage of simple liver cyst or cystadenocarcinoma, but the differential diagnosis was… CONTINUE READING
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