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Norcross, GA
A 52-year-old female asked:

attenuation of hep parenchyma. diffuse capsular enhancement and focal capsular retraction on liver ct. no focal lesions. could sle serositis cause ?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Rheumatology 52 years experience
No: No it could not.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Possibly, but: Possibly, but I am unfamiliar with such a liver effect. Perhaps fibrosis from an associated disease, such as retroperitioneal fibrosis?

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