Pedunculated Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Distinguishing Features from Conventional Hepatocellular Carcinoma

  • Dr Norzila Tendot Abu Bakar
  • Wong MPK

Abstract

Malignant pedunculated (exophytic) hepatocellular carcinoma (P-HCC) is a rare entity of hepatocellular carcinoma. Due to its unique characteristics, it gives a different spectrum of clinical findings, radiological presentation and different management approach with reported better outcome to the patients. We present a case report of a lady diagnosed with malignant pedunculated hepatocellular carcinoma.
How to Cite
ABU BAKAR, Dr Norzila Tendot; MPK, Wong. Pedunculated Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Distinguishing Features from Conventional Hepatocellular Carcinoma. The International Medical Journal of Malaysia, [S.l.], v. 15, n. 1, p. 110-113, june 2016. ISSN 18234631. Available at: <http://journals.iium.edu.my/imjm/index.php/eimj/article/view/430>. Date accessed: 13 dec. 2017.
Section
CASE REPORTS

Keywords

Pedunculated hepatocellular carcinoma; Exophytic hepatocellular carcinoma