What are benign liver (hepatic) tumors? These are tumors that develop in the liver and aren’t able to invade neighboring tissue. The three main types are cavernous hemangiomas, focal nodular hyperplasias, and hepatic adenomas. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.
This video discusses the known pathophysiology as well as important characteristics of each type.
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Cavernous hemangioma histology by Nephron – https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/31/Cavernous_liver_hemangioma_-_interme
Focal nodular hyperplasia histology #1 by Nephron – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Focal_nodular_hyperplasia_-_intermed_mag.jpg#/media/File:Focal_nodular_hyperplasia_-_intermed_mag.jpg
Focal nodular hyperplasia histology #2 by Nicholas Awowola – http://www.ijcasereportsandimages.com/archive/2012/011-2012-ijcri/003-11-2012-oluyemi/ijcri-00311201233-oluyemi-full-text.php