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Mesenchymal cystic hamartoma of the liver: MR imaging with pathologic correlation

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Abstract
This report describes a case of mesenchymal cystic hamartoma of the liver with diagnostic imaging work-up using only ultrasound and MRI. We demonstrate an approach starting from the pediatrician`s physical exam culminating in surgical resection and pathologic confirmation with an emphasis on MR imaging.






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