Abdominal Imaging

, Volume 19, Issue 6, pp 543–545 | Cite as

Liver angiomyolipoma: Classic and unusual presentations

  • P. Bergeron
  • V. L. Oliva
  • L. Lalonde
  • G. Allaire
  • R. Déry
  • B. T. Bui
  • P. Daloze
  • M. AbouJaoude
Article

Abstract

Two cases of liver angiomyolipoma (AML) are presented. The first case has the classical imaging findings previously reported. The second case has no fat content on the various imaging modalities. AML should probably be included in the differential diagnosis of any hypervascular lesion of the liver. Preoperative diagnosis with core biopsy is possible.

Key words

Angiomyolipoma-Liver, neoplasms-Angiomyolipoma, angiography, US, CT, and MRI 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Bergeron
    • 1
  • V. L. Oliva
    • 1
  • L. Lalonde
    • 1
  • G. Allaire
    • 2
  • R. Déry
    • 4
  • B. T. Bui
    • 1
  • P. Daloze
    • 3
  • M. AbouJaoude
    • 3
  1. 1.Service de Radiologie, Hôpital Notre DameMontréalCanada
  2. 2.Service de d'Anatomo-pathologie, Hôpital Notre DameMontréalCanada
  3. 3.Service de Chirurgie générale, Hôpital Notre DameMontréalCanada
  4. 4.Service de Radiologie, Hôpital St LucMontréalCanada

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