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Fat-containing lesions of the liver: Cross-sectional imaging findings with emphasis on MRI

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dc.contributor.author Basaran, C.
dc.contributor.author Karcaaltincaba, M.
dc.contributor.author Akata, D.
dc.contributor.author Karabulut, Nevzat.
dc.contributor.author Akinci, D.
dc.contributor.author Ozmen, M.
dc.contributor.author Akhan, O.
dc.date.accessioned 2019-08-16T11:39:23Z
dc.date.available 2019-08-16T11:39:23Z
dc.date.issued 2005
dc.identifier.issn 0361803X (ISSN)
dc.identifier.uri http://acikerisim.pau.edu.tr:8080/xmlui/handle/11499/4958
dc.description.abstract OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this pictorial essay is to identify different types of liver lesions that contain fat. Cross-sectional imaging findings of fat- or lipid-containing lesions can help in characterizing focal liver lesions. We searched our archive retrospectively and reviewed the literature for fat-containing liver lesions and identified 16 different types. CONCLUSION. These lesions can contain macroscopic fat (i.e., angiomyolipoma, lipoma, liposarcoma, hydatid cyst, lipopeliosis, adrenal rest tumor, pseudolipoma, hepatic teratoma, pericaval fat, extramedullary hematopoiesis, and metastases) or intracellular lipid (i.e., focal steatosis, adenoma, focal nodular hyperplasia, regenerative nodules, and hepatocellular carcinoma). CT, MRI, and sonographic findings of these lesions can help in characterization by allowing specific diagnosis or narrowing the differential diagnosis of liver lesions. © American Roentgen Ray Society.
dc.language.iso English
dc.publisher American Roentgen Ray Society
dc.relation.isversionof 10.2214/ajr.184.4.01841103
dc.rights info:eu-repo/semantics/closedAccess
dc.subject adrenal cortex tumor
dc.subject angiomyolipoma
dc.subject computer assisted tomography
dc.subject echography
dc.subject extramedullary hematopoiesis
dc.subject fat content
dc.subject fatty liver
dc.subject human
dc.subject image analysis
dc.subject lipid composition
dc.subject lipoma
dc.subject lipopeliosis
dc.subject liposarcoma
dc.subject liver adenoma
dc.subject liver cell carcinoma
dc.subject liver disease
dc.subject liver hydatid cyst
dc.subject liver metastasis
dc.subject liver nodule
dc.subject liver tumor
dc.subject nodular hyperplasia
dc.subject nuclear magnetic resonance imaging
dc.subject priority journal
dc.subject pseudolipoma
dc.subject review
dc.subject teratoma
dc.subject differential diagnosis
dc.subject radiography
dc.subject Diagnosis, Differential
dc.subject Fatty Liver
dc.subject Humans
dc.subject Liver Neoplasms
dc.subject Magnetic Resonance Imaging
dc.subject Neoplasms, Adipose Tissue
dc.title Fat-containing lesions of the liver: Cross-sectional imaging findings with emphasis on MRI
dc.type Review
dc.relation.journal American Journal of Roentgenology
dc.identifier.volume 184
dc.identifier.issue 4
dc.identifier.startpage 1103
dc.identifier.endpage 1110
dc.relation.publicationCategory Uluslararası Hakemli Dergi
dc.identifier.index Scopus
dc.identifier.index WOS


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