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Varicose Vein Found On The Liver In Sonogram. Need Any Treatment?

I went for a sonogram because my stomach . They did not find anything wrong with my stomach but they found a varicose vein on my liver . My doctor told me not to be concerned unless my liver or the side that my liver is on started to bother me. Should I get a second opinion??? I find it concerning that there is a varicose vein on my liver.
Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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Hi,
The description which you have given is not clear. Status of the veins near the hilum need to be mentioned to arrive at a diagnosis.Please give accurate details of the ultrasound report.
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Varicose Vein Found On The Liver In Sonogram. Need Any Treatment?

Hi, The description which you have given is not clear. Status of the veins near the hilum need to be mentioned to arrive at a diagnosis.Please give accurate details of the ultrasound report. regards