Unusual Initial Presentation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Skeletal Metastases

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Oncology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Reports,2017,6,1,16-19.
Published:November 2016
Type:Case Report

Unusual Initial Presentation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Skeletal Metastases

Sonal Saran1, Pushpinder Singh Khera1, Rengarajan Rajagopal1, Neeraj Mehta1, Poonam Elhence2

1Department of Radiology, AIIMS Jodhpur, INDIA.

2Department of Pathology, AIIMS Jodhpur, INDIA.

Abstract:

Skeletal metastases from Hepatocellular carcinomas are rare and very rarely present as the initial symptom. We therefore report a case with multiple exclusively skeletal metastatic masses from hepatocellular carcinoma in a patient with no prior history of chronic liver disease

Radiograph of pelvis