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Infantile Hepatic Hemangioendothelioma in Comparison with Hepatoblastoma in Children: Clinical and Ultrasound Features

Fu-shun Pan 1 , Ming Xu 1 , Wei Wang 1 , Lu-yao Zhou 1 and Xiao-yan Xie 1 ,
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1 Department of Medical Ultrasonic, The First Affiliated Hospital, Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Ultrasound, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China
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  • Hepatitis Monthly: August 01, 2013, 13 (8); e11103
  • Published Online: August 14, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 1, 2013
  • Revised: April 24, 2013
  • Accepted: May 3, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.11103

To Cite: Pan F, Xu M, Wang W, Zhou L, Xie X. et al. Infantile Hepatic Hemangioendothelioma in Comparison with Hepatoblastoma in Children: Clinical and Ultrasound Features, Hepat Mon. 2013 ;13(8):e11103. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.11103.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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