Massive bleeding after fine needle aspiration of liver angiosarcoma

Yancu Hertzanu, Jochanan Peiser, Howard Zirkin

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    Open or closed biopsy of liver angiosarcoma is a life-threatening procedure. A case of massive bleeding after fine needle aspiration of the liver is reported in a patient having an angiosarcoma of the liver and spleen. Fine needle aspiration seems a hazardous procedure in this disease.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)43-46
    Number of pages4
    JournalGastrointestinal Radiology
    Issue number1
    StatePublished - 1 Dec 1990


    • Abdomen
    • Angiosarcoma
    • Computed tomography
    • Fine needle aspiration
    • Liver
    • Spleen

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
    • Gastroenterology


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