February 2014

There is an abnormal liver mass in a 2 year old girl

Clinical Info

Patient was admitted to the hospital with pulmonary abnormalities seen on an X ray of the thorax. The pediatrician found a palpable mass in the upper abdomen

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Abnormal liver

X ray of the thorax PA with diffuse pulmonary abnormalities
X ray of the thorax PA with diffuse pulmonary abnormalities
X ray of the thorax lateral view
X ray of the thorax lateral view
Ultrasound image of the liver with a large mass
Ultrasound image of the liver with a large mass
Another image of the liver mass impressing the right kidney
Another image of the liver mass impressing the right kidney
Transverse view of the liver mass
Transverse view of the liver mass
Another image of the mass displacing the right kidney
Another image of the mass displacing the right kidney
Detail image of the huge liver mass
Detail image of the huge liver mass
The mass is vascularized
The mass is vascularized

Conclusion

The palpable mass proved to be a large hepatoblastoma. The pulmonary abnormalties are caused by pulmonary metastases.
The patient was treated in a pediatric oncologic center.


Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 2

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System