Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) with Portal Vein Invasion, Masquerading as Pancreatic Mass, Diagnosed by Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration (EUS-FNA)

Ian Storch; Carmen Gomez; Francisco Contreras; Eugene Schiff; Afonso Ribeiro
March 2007
Digestive Diseases & Sciences;Mar2007, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p789
Academic Journal
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