European Radiology

, Volume 10, Issue 6, pp 935–937 | Cite as

Us power doppler of hepatic angiomyolipoma with low fat content

  • G. Ascenti
  • M. Gaeta
  • G. Zimbaro
  • D. Villari
  • A. Blandino
  • E. Scribano
Case Report Abdominal Radiology

Abstract

Hepatic angiomyolipoma (AML) is a rare tumor containing a variable amount of fat. Angiomyolipoma prevalently constituted by vessels can be difficult to differentiate from other hypervascular hepatic tumors containing a small amount of fat. We describe US power Doppler findings in a case of hepatic AML with minimal fat content.

Key words

Hepatic angiomyolipoma US power Doppler CT MR 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Ascenti
    • 1
  • M. Gaeta
    • 1
  • G. Zimbaro
    • 1
  • D. Villari
    • 2
  • A. Blandino
    • 1
  • E. Scribano
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Radiological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of MessinaMessinaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Human Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of MessinaMessinaItaly

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