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Giant hamartoma of liver mimicking malignancy.
  1. K. L. Narasimharao,
  2. K. L. Narasimhan,
  3. S. Katariya,
  4. S. Suri,
  5. S. Kaushik,
  6. S. K. Mitra
  1. Department of Paediatric Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh, India.


    Two infants with mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver are reported. This lesion clinically simulates a malignant neoplasm very closely and awareness is essential to avoid unnecessary major hepatic resections. The cases were successfully treated with simple enucleation.

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