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Focal steatosis

Focal steatosis Jan 31, 2005
Patient with known alcohol abuse, with a suspicion of left liver lobe tumor in contact with the liver capsule, identified by transabdominal ultrasound. EUS allowed the visualization of the suspicious image from the stomach, with normal vascular signals inside the tumor, while cytology exam of EUS-guided FNA smears confirmed the diagnosis of normal liver hepatocytes in a background of erythrocytes.
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