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mass in the liver what could it be

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Need investigation: of this liver mass , in young people contraceptives can cause liver adenomas , speak to your doctor , may refer you to a specialist for further invest ... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Unclear Question: If I understand your question correctly, you have a mass in your liver(?). Your concern is if it is Cancer. Not all liver masses are cancerous but on ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Well defined lesion: If a scan without contrast reveals a liver lesion it means that the lesion is distinct within the liver. The purpose of contrast is to add an agent i ... Read More
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Dr. Ibrahim ElGendy
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Yes: This mass can be non cancerous cyst,or can be cancer that has spread to liver as i see that you have thyroid cancer,I hope it is non cancerous,god ble ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Not necessarily : It is true that you may not see a liver mass without contrast given IV. By the same token there are benign and malignant liver lesions that you can se ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Promila Suri
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes it can be cancer: Painful is less likely to be cancer it could be an abcess.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Very unlikely.: Most likely the two are unrelated.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The most common: liver masses, cysts and benign hemangiomas, generally do not cause any abnormal bloodwork. Liver cancers may cause abnormally elevated alpha fetoprot ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Grissom
42 years experience Radiology
Usually fatty : The most common reason for that phrase in your age group is fatty infiltration of the liver. Ask the doctor that ordered the exam, if any further test ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Insufficient: Information. Masses within the liver can be benign or malignant. You may need an MRI to get more information.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Possibly unrelated: If a lesion of liver found especially in presence of 3 small lung lesions, dx should have been determined by needle bx of liver under sono guidance an ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Liver mass: No. Lung and liver nodules are common findings on ct scan. Depending on clinical setting no treatment may be indicated other than a follow up ct. In s ... Read More
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