Hepato-biliary Pathology: Liver: Hepatocellular carcinoma arising in a cirrhotic liver

01 April 2011
Presented by Sebastian Lucas.

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An autopsy specimen from a 52 year old former intravenous drug user who was admitted with jaundice. Investigations showed a space occupying lesion in a cirrhotic liver with multiple metastases in the lungs and brain. Serology confirmed chronic active hepatitis due to hepatitis C. He died in liver failure before further investigation could be performed.

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