Which conditions should be considered in the differential diagnoses of hepatic hemangiomas?

Updated: Jun 17, 2019
  • Author: David C Wolf, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FAASLD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Hepatic hemangiomas should be differentiated from other benign and malignant space-occupying liver lesions. Benign liver tumors include cysts, adenomas, regenerating nodules, focal nodular hyperplasia, and abscesses. Malignant liver tumors include hepatocellular carcinoma, hepatic angiosarcoma and hepatic metastases.

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