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Choriocarcinoma liver metastases
Contributed by Dr Michael P Hartung
The patient underwent left oophorectomy for a mass which invaded the sigmoid colon, confirmed as choriocarcinoma. Surgery complicated by a pelvic abscess.
Extensive liver masses which irregular peripheral enhancement. At first glance, the appearance somewhat overlaps with cavernous hemangiomas. However, choriocarcinomas are known to produce highly vascular metastases such as…
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