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ultrasound revealed 1.3cm complex lesion on hilar region of spleen, "possibly hemangioma." what does complex lesion mean, could it be something else?

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Ultrasound: Is often nonspecific. The radiologist needs to know more to be specific, so a CT or MRI becomes more definitive. The radiologist is appropriate to state uncertainty from us.
Answered on Aug 19, 2014
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