Focal Nodular Hyperplasia of the Liver with Angioma-like Features in the Center

Makoto SAITO, Kazuo NAGASHIMA, Shouichi HORITA
2005 Internal medicine (Tokyo. 1992)  
A 73-year-old woman was incidentally found to have a hypervascular nodule in the liver (S5) with imaging. She was subsequently followed under a diagnosis of suspected hepatic hemangioma because of continued enhancement in portal venous phase CT scan (Fig. 1A) . Liver function test and tumor marker were within normal limits. Both HBs antigen and HCV antibody were negative. She had no history of taking oral contraceptives. Two years after the initial detection,
doi:10.2169/internalmedicine.44.503 pmid:15942104 fatcat:l3dfrxydknas5j6mmu2b7broqe