Hepatic adenoma

What is Hepatic adenoma?

Hepatocellular adenoma, also hepatic adenoma, or rarely hepadenoma, is an uncommon benign liver tumor which is associated with the use of hormonal contraception with a high estrogen content. Patients taking higher potency hormones, patients of advanced age, or patients with prolonged duration of use have a significantly increased risk of developing hepatocellular adenomas.

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Almost 3 years ago I was rushed to hospital with what turned out to be a ruptured hepatic adenoma. I bled internally and had two blood...

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Hello, XXXXXXX,
You are a young lady with a complicated history.
You probably were on oral contraceptives for a period of time,
which is the most...

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I had an MRI done on my liver in October and was found to have two spots on my liver they said were isodense and only seen with the XXXXXXX They...

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Brief Answer:
??Hepatic adenoma: simple benign liver tumor; hormone dependent

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Hello ma'am and welcome.

Thank you for writing to...

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my liver readings are in the mid 70s from taking annabolic steriods how long will it take to return to normal and will milk thistle...

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Brief Answer:
liver function tests getting back to normal

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Hi,
liver transaminases level in mid 70s is nothing to worry about. The...

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I had an MRI done on my liver in October and was found to have two spots on my liver they said were isodense and only seen with the XXXXXXX They...

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my liver readings are in the mid 70s from taking annabolic steriods how long will it take to return to normal and will milk thistle help

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