Advanced Ultrasound in Diagnosis and Therapy ›› 2018, Vol. 2 ›› Issue (2): 164-166.doi: 10.37015/AUDT.2018.180818

• Case Report • Previous Articles    

Hepatic Angiomyolipoma: A Case Report

Meng Li, MD, Zhiyan Li, MD*(), Yuejuan Gao, MD   

  1. Department of Ultrasound, Beijing 302 Hospital, Beijing 100039, China
  • Received:2018-03-01 Online:2018-08-18 Published:2018-08-19
  • Contact: Zhiyan Li, MD,


Hepatic angiomyolipoma (AML) is a rare benign tumor with heterogeneous components composed of vascular, fat, and smooth muscle elements which is often misdiagnosed as other neoplasms such as hepatocellular carcinoma due to nonspecific clinical and image features. A typical case of hepatic AML located in liver with overall clinic and ultrasonography information was analyzed and relative references were reviewed in this article.

Key words: Angiomyolipoma; Liver; Ultrasound; Contrast enhanced ultrasound