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Unwanted weight loss

Author: Carlo Catalano, MD, Rome, Italy
Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 40-year-old, otherwise healthy woman experienced unwanted weight loss
  • Laboratory testing returned normal findings.
  • Abdominal ultrasonography revealed a slightly hyperechoic lesion with a hypoechoic rim in liver
    segment V.
  • Multiphasic contrast-enhanced CT of the liver was performed.