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World J Hepatol. Oct 31, 2009; 1(1): 48-61
Published online Oct 31, 2009. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v1.i1.48
Table 3 Newly found focal liver lesion in patients with cirrhosis. Screening and diagnosis: AASLD guide lines[21]
Focal lesion < 1 cm diameter: screen every 3-4 mo
Focal lesion 1-2 cm diameter: HCC diagnosed when 2 dynamic imaging techniques are concordant for HCC feature
Focal lesion > 2 cm diameter: HCC diagnosed with feature of HCC on 1 dynamic imaging technique