Case 107: Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE)

Diagnostic Category:

Clinical Presentation:

66 year old man presents after treatment of HCC.

CT: Concentrated lipiodol deposition in large HCC.

Imaging Findings:

Unenhanced CT shows cirrhosis and moderately differentiated HCC in the right lobe one day after lipiodol chemoembolization. Deposition of lipiodol is more concentrated in the mass compared to the background cirrhotic parenchyma. Images prior to chemoembolization can be seen here.