Giant hepatocellular adenoma as cause of severe abdominal pain: a case report
- Autori: Sandonato, L.; Cipolla, C.; Graceffa, G.; Bartolotta, T.; LI PETRI, S.; Ciacio, O.; Cannizzaro, F.; Latteri, M.
- Anno di pubblicazione: 2007
- Tipologia: Articolo in rivista (Articolo in rivista)
- OA Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10447/4831
The authors describe the case of a large hepatocellular adenoma diagnosed in a 30-year old woman who came to us complaining of acute pain in the upper abdominal quadrants. The patient had been taking an oral contraceptive pill for the last ten years. We present the clinical features, the diagnostic work-up and the treatment prescribed.