Hepatic adenoma-an unusual case report


  • Hetal A. Joshi Department of Pathology, SMIMER Medical College, Surat, Gujarat, India
  • Ashwini A. Shukla Department of Pathology, SMIMER Medical College, Surat, Gujarat, India
  • Neha Pandya Department of Pathology, SMIMER Medical College, Surat, Gujarat, India
  • Bhargav D. Trivedi Department of Surgery, M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India




Hepatic adenoma, Fibronodular hyperplasia, Hepatocellular carcinoma


A 70-year-old female visited to tertiary care hospital with complains of abdominal pain on and off for 2 years. Pain gradually increased and was associated with vomiting. Patient is a known case of hypertension and diabetes mellitus. The patient`s complete blood count was normal with increased coagulation profile. Provisional clinical diagnosis was fibronodular variant of hepatocellular carcinoma. Computed tomography scan suggestive of fibronodular hyperplasia. Specimen received in pathology department, which on gross examination showed well circumscribed, well encapsulated tumour with variegated appearance. Histopathological diagnosis of Hepatic adenoma was made.


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2022-12-30 — Updated on 2023-01-03


How to Cite

Joshi, H. A., Shukla, A. A., Pandya, N., & Trivedi, B. D. (2023). Hepatic adenoma-an unusual case report. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 11(1), 381–383. https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20223669 (Original work published December 30, 2022)



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