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1. Squamous cell carcinoma as a rare entity of primary liver tumor with grave prognosis.
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The development of primary squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the liver has only rarely been reported in association with pre-existing hepatic cysts and biliary tract diseases. This report describes an unusual case of SCC originating in a cirrhotic liver. A 63-year-old male alcoholic was incidentally found to have a 6-cm liver tumor which showed mixed echogenic by sonography and a low-density area with rim enhancement by computed tomography. Tumor biopsy led to a diagnosis of SCC with a sarcomatoid change. The tumor showed fatal rapid growth accompanied by abdominal pain. Transcatheter arterial ... Read More »
» Published in Hepatol Res. 2006 Dec;36(4):322-7. Epub 2006 Sep 15.
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