Infantile Choriocarcinoma of the Liver: Case Report and Review of the LiteratureShaza Alsharif* and Ahmed Karsou
Department of Medical Imaging, King Abdulaziz Medical City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
- *Corresponding Author:
- Shaza Alsharif
Department of Medical Imaging
King Abdulaziz Medical City in Jeddah
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Received date: September 19, 2016; Accepted date: January 20, 2017; Published date: January 25, 2017
Citation: Alsharif S, Karsou A (2017) Infantile Choriocarcinoma of the Liver:Case Report and Review of the Literature. Oncol Cancer Case Rep 3:124. doi:10.4172/2471-8556.1000124
Copyright: © 2017 Alsharif S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
We report our experience with a 3-month infant who presented with abdominal distension due to a huge hepatic mass and heart failure. Contrast enhanced CT scan was performed and showed a large hepatic mass with peripheral enhancement corresponding to infantile choriocarcinoma of the liver based on clinical, laboratory and imaging findings.