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[Contribution of spiral CT for the early diagnosis of hepato-cellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients].

Authors
  • Deniès, L
  • Ernst, O
  • Sergent-Baudson, G
  • Duvet, S
  • L'herminé, C
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal de Radiologie
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
May 01, 2002
Volume
83
Issue
5
Pages
635–640
Identifiers
PMID: 12063426
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Although, in cirrhotic patients, hepato-cellular carcinoma is the most frequent cause of detected nodules during the arterial phase of the spiral CT, 29% of hypervascular lesions<=3cm were benign in this study. In some cases, only follow-up examinations are able to confirm the diagnosis.

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