Hepatic imaging: current status

Radiol Clin North Am. 1985 Sep;23(3):473-87.


The radiologist needs to be aware of the varied appearance of hepatic mass lesions and be prepared to recommend the most cost-effective imaging approach. In this article, the authors discuss their hepatic imaging experience, common pitfalls, and current recommendations.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Biopsy, Needle / methods
  • Contrast Media
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Diagnostic Errors
  • Hepatic Artery / diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Liver Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Liver Diseases / diagnostic imaging
  • Liver Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging
  • Liver Neoplasms / secondary
  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
  • Tomography, Emission-Computed
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Ultrasonography


  • Contrast Media