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CT guided biopsy of liver revealed pt has cirrhosis with corresponding portal hypertension. The biopsy of the liver mass was consistent with focal fat deposit, but inconclusive, and will be re-biopsied for definitive diagnosis | Dx by:

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MedPix™ 24360 Image Title: Liver Mass
Plane: Axial :: Modality: CT w/contrast (IV) || ACR Codes: 9.5
Triple phase contrast CT: Acites along the liver and pericolic gutter bilateral. Liver appears diffusely fatty. Evidence of portal hypertension such as cannulated umbilical artery, and esophageal varices. A hypoattenuated mass in the left lobe along the gallbladder fossa, which measures 6.1 x 4.5 cm. The region has decreased uptake, which is consistent with focal fat deposit.
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CT guided biopsy of liver revealed pt has cirrhosis with corresponding portal hypertension. The biopsy of the liver mass was consistent with focal fat deposit, but inconclusive, and will be re-biopsied for definitive diagnosis ::

Original Source: 2LT Todd McArthur
Submitted by: Russell A. Patterson - Click for Author Information
Affiliation: Uniformed Services University
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Affiliation: National Naval Medical Center Bethesda


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