Potential MR pitfall in relying on lesion/liver intensity ratio in presence of hepatic hemochromatosis

Scott Mirowitz, Jay P. Heiken, Joseph K.T. Lee

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Abstract

We present a case of hepatic metastasis studied by magnetic resonance imaging in which a spuriously high lesion/liver intensity ratio (suggestive of cavernous hemangioma) was obtained due to underlying hemochromatosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)323-324
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Volume12
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

Keywords

  • Liver
  • Neoplasms-Hemochromatosis-Magnetic resonance imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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