Chapter 10. Biopsy Diagnosis of Tumorous Lesions of the Liver

  1. Masamichi Kojiro MD

Published Online: 29 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312775.ch10

Pathology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Pathology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

How to Cite

Kojiro, M. (2006) Biopsy Diagnosis of Tumorous Lesions of the Liver, in Pathology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312775.ch10

Author Information

  1. Department of Pathology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 4 SEP 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139083

Online ISBN: 9781444312775

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Keywords:

  • biopsy diagnosis of tumorous lesions of the liver;
  • ultrasound-guided fine-needle biopsy for early hepatocellular carcinoma;
  • prevalence of HCC and tumor size;
  • biopsy diagnosis of well-differentiated early-stage HCC;
  • cytopathologic diagnosis;
  • biopsy diagnosis of dysplastic nodules

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Ultrasound-guided fine-needle biopsy for early hepatocellular carcinoma

  • Biopsy diagnosis of dysplastic nodules

  • Biopsy diagnosis of neoplastic nodular lesions other than HCC

  • Biopsy diagnosis of non-neoplastic nodular lesions

  • Complications caused by ultrasound-guided fine-needle tumor biopsy

  • References