Journal of Hepatology and Gastrointestinal disorders

Journal of Hepatology and Gastrointestinal disorders
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ISSN: 2475-3181


Nalini Bansal

Nalini Bansal
Senior Histopathologist, SRL Ltd, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute okhla,
C 6/18 IInd Floor, Ardee City, Sector 52, Gurgaon, Haryana 122003

  • Case Report
    Clear Cell Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Associated Tuberculosis-A Case Report
    Author(s): Nalini Bansal and Mukul RastogiNalini Bansal and Mukul Rastogi

    Clear cell hepatocellular carcinoma (CCHCC) is a rare variant of classical hepatocellular carcinoma (CHCC). Most of these cases pose a histological diagnostic dilemma with broad range of differentials of tumor with clear cell morphology. Use of immunostains or presence of classical hepatocellular carcinoma morphology focally aids in accurate diagnosis of these lesions. We report a case of a 62-year-old male who presented with loss of appetite and altered bowel habits for last 3 months. On investigation he was found to be HCV positive with genotype 1a and viral load of 3853865 IU/ml. His CECT revealed a well-defined hyper dense lesion of size 38 x 34 mm in segment V with a thin hypo dense rim. Contrast studies were suggestive of hepatocellular carcinoma with chronic liver disease. His PET CT revealed an FDG avid lesion in lung, biopsy from which showed caseating epithelioid g.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2475-3181.1000146

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