Liver adenoma associated with oral contraceptive pill administration

  title={Liver adenoma associated with oral contraceptive pill administration},
  author={Dr. Alfred L. Baker and Daniel Paloyan and David Simonowitz and Robert M. Lipson},
  journal={The American Journal of Digestive Diseases},
Liver adenomas were rarely reported until 1973 when Baum et al suggested an associat ion be tween these tumors and oral contracept ive pill administration (1); a number of similar patients have since been described (2-28). Because such tumors have been seen without recognized medicat ion exposure (29), the precise role of oral contracept ives in product ion of these tumors is uncertain. Howeve r , the increased risk of tumor deve lopment with long periods of oral contracept ive use (30), the… CONTINUE READING
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