Living donor liver transplantation for giant cavernous hemangioma of liver in a child.

@article{Sood2011LivingDL,
  title={Living donor liver transplantation for giant cavernous hemangioma of liver in a child.},
  author={Disha Sood and Neelam Mohan and Amanjeet Singh and Tarvinder Bir Singh Buxi and Samiran Nundy and Arvinder Singh Soin},
  journal={Pediatric transplantation},
  year={2011},
  volume={15 7},
  pages={E135-8}
}
A 10-yr-old girl presented with a seven-month history of upper abdominal discomfort and weight loss. Physical examination revealed an abdominal lump in the right hypochondrium and epigastrium. Ultrasound examination and a computerized tomographic scan showed a large lobulated mass arising from segments I, 1V, and VIII of liver with arteriovenous shunting and multiple small masses in segments VI and VII. An initial diagnosis of hemangioendothelioma with metastasis was made elsewhere following… CONTINUE READING