Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp 150–151 | Cite as

Infarction of the left hepatic lobe in a neonate on serial CTs: Evolution of a pseudomass to atrophy

  • J. R. Haaga
  • S. C. Morrison
  • J. County
  • A. A. Fanaroff
  • M. Shah
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We report a case of “hepatic mass” in a neonate caused by infarction of the left hepatic lobe with later atrophy. It is hoped that serial imaging can lead to recognition of this entity with avoidance of angiography and laparotomy.


Public Health Serial Imaging Hepatic Lobe Hepatic Mass Left Hepatic Lobe 
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© Springer-Verlag 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. Haaga
    • 1
  • S. C. Morrison
    • 1
  • J. County
    • 2
  • A. A. Fanaroff
    • 3
  • M. Shah
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity Hospitals of ClevelandClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryUniversity Hospitals of ClevelandClevelandUSA
  3. 3.Department of PediatricsUniversity Hospitals of ClevelandClevelandUSA

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