Case 206: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)
40 year old woman with a palpable right flank lump.
CT: Giant HCC, hypovascular
CT shows hypovascular appearing large biopsy proven moderately differentiated HCC in the right lobe, without cirrhosis.
Compare to MR, where the mass is hypervascular with mosaic enhancement and demonstrates a pseudocapsule. All three features are characteristic for HCC and were not depicted on CT.