180 316

Cited 3 times in

A case of hypervascular hyperplastic nodule in a patient with alcoholic liver cirrhosis

DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.author박영년-
dc.contributor.author안상훈-
dc.contributor.author안철민-
dc.date.accessioned2015-06-10T12:47:54Z-
dc.date.available2015-06-10T12:47:54Z-
dc.date.issued2006-
dc.identifier.issn0513-5796-
dc.identifier.urihttps://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/110463-
dc.description.abstractMost hypervascular nodules in a cirrhotic liver are hepatocellular carcinomas (HCCs); however, some are benign hypervascular hyperplastic nodules. We report a case of benign hypervascular hyperplastic nodules in a 41-year-old male patient without hepatitis B or C virus infection, with a history of alcohol abuse, and diagnosed with an aortic aneurysm. The dynamic computerized tomography of the liver demonstrated multiple nodular lesions on both liver lobes with arterial enhancement and delayed washout. The hepatic angiography showed multiple faint nodular staining of both lobes in the early arterial phase. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed numerous nodules showing high signals on T1 weighted images, with some nodules showing a low central signal portion. The clinical impression was HCC. The ultrasonography-guided liver biopsy, which was performed on the largest nodule (2.5 cm in size), revealed hepatocellular nodules with slightly increased cellularity, unpaired arteries, increased sinusoidal capillarization, and focal iron deposition. However, both cellular and cytological atypia were unremarkable. Although the clinical impression was HCC, the pathological diagnosis was hypervascular hyperplastic nodules in alcoholic cirrhosis. Differential diagnosis of hypervascular nodules in cirrhosis and HCC is difficult with imaging studies; thus, histological confirmation is mandatory.-
dc.description.statementOfResponsibilityopen-
dc.formatapplication/pdf-
dc.relation.isPartOfYONSEI MEDICAL JOURNAL-
dc.rightsCC BY-NC-ND 2.0 KR-
dc.rights.urihttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/kr/-
dc.titleA case of hypervascular hyperplastic nodule in a patient with alcoholic liver cirrhosis-
dc.typeArticle-
dc.contributor.collegeCollege of Medicine (의과대학)-
dc.contributor.departmentDept. of Pathology (병리학)-
dc.contributor.googleauthorJae Hoon Moon-
dc.contributor.googleauthorChul Min Ahn-
dc.contributor.googleauthorHyun Soo Chung-
dc.contributor.googleauthorSang Hoon Ahn-
dc.contributor.googleauthorYoung Nyun Park-
dc.identifier.doi10.3349/ymj.2006.47.6.881-
dc.admin.authorfalse-
dc.admin.mappingfalse-
dc.contributor.localIdA01563-
dc.contributor.localIdA02226-
dc.contributor.localIdA02269-
dc.relation.journalcodeJ02813-
dc.identifier.eissn1976-2437-
dc.subject.keywordHypervascular hyperplastic nodule-
dc.subject.keywordalcoholic liver cirrhosis-
dc.subject.keywordhepatocellular carcinoma-
dc.contributor.alternativeNamePark, Young Nyun-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameAhn, Sang Hoon-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameAhn, Chul Min-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorPark, Young Nyun-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorAhn, Sang Hoon-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorAhn, Chul Min-
dc.rights.accessRightsfree-
dc.citation.volume47-
dc.citation.number6-
dc.citation.startPage881-
dc.citation.endPage886-
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationYONSEI MEDICAL JOURNAL, Vol.47(6) : 881-886, 2006-
Appears in Collections:
1. College of Medicine (의과대학) > Dept. of Pathology (병리학교실) > 1. Journal Papers
1. College of Medicine (의과대학) > Dept. of Internal Medicine (내과학교실) > 1. Journal Papers

qrcode

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.