TITLE

Giant Cavernous Hemangioma of the Liver Complicated by Abscess and Thrombosis

AUTHOR(S)
Berliner, Leonard; el Ferzli, George; Gianvito, Louis; Worth Jr., Melvin H.; Lowry, Joseph; Redmond, Patricia; Silich, Robert; Maklansky, Daniel
PUB. DATE
December 1983
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1983, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p835
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A case of giant cavernous hemangioma of the liver complicated by abscess formation and thrombosis is presented. To our knowledge, complication of hepatic hemangioma by an abscess has not been previously reported. The clinical and radiographic features, as well as the management of giant hepatic cavernous hemangiomas is discussed.
ACCESSION #
17147761

 

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