Metastatic leiomyosarcoma mimicking polycystic liver disease

Kimberly L. Beavers, Michael W. Fried, Mark W. Johnson, Steven L. Zacks, David A. Gerber, Jeffrey H. Fair, Kenneth A. Andreoni, Pat Odell, Roshan Shrestha

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In summary, we report a case of recurrent leiomyosarcoma metastatic to the liver that mimicked polycystic liver disease. Leiomyosarcoma can be so necrotic that it is mistaken for cystic lesions. It is important to differentiate cystic lesions of the liver because the treatment strategy varies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1192-1194
Number of pages3
JournalLiver Transplantation
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Hepatology
  • Transplantation


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