An adolescent with stunted growth was treated for 6 months with a synthetic anabolic androgen. During his evaluation for right upper quadrant pain an abnormal live scan demonstrated what proved to be a hypervascular hepatic lesion. At surgery, the diagnosis of focal nodular hyperplasia was established. Herein we document the unusual association of focal nodular hyperplasia with use of a synthetic anabolic androgen.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||The American journal of gastroenterology|
|State||Published - Feb 1984|
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