Contrast uptake in primary hepatic angiosarcoma on gadolinium-ethoxybenzyl-diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in the hepatobiliary phase
Manabu Hayashi, Kazumichi Abe, Naoki Matsuoka, Masahito Kashiwagi, Ken Okai, Yukiko Kanno, Atsushi Takahashi, Hiromasa Ohira, Department of Gastroenterology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima 960-1295, Japan
Satoshi Kawana, Yuko Hashimoto, Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima 960-1295, Japan
Hirofumi Sekino, Hiroshi Ito, Department of Radiology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima 960-1295, Japan
Author contributions: Hayashi M, Abe K and Ohira H designed the report; Hayashi M wrote the paper; Hayashi M, Matsuoka N, Kashiwagi M and Kanno Y treated the patient; Kawana S and Hashimoto Y performed an autopsy and analyzed histological findings; Sekino H and Hiroshi I made the radiological diagnosis; Okai K, Takahashi A and Ohira H critically reviewed the manuscript.
Informed consent statement: Patients had been informed and signed consent for participation in the study.
Conflict-of-interest statement: There are no conflicts of interest to declare.
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Correspondence to: Manabu Hayashi, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, 1 Hikariga-oka, Fukushima 960-1295, Japan. email@example.com
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Received: October 11, 2017
Peer-review started: September 15, 2017
First decision: October 31, 2017
Revised: November 6, 2017
Accepted: December 28, 2017
Article in press: December 28, 2017
Published online: January 27, 2018