Hepatic cysts are abnormal, thin-walled, fluid-filled sacs found in a very small fraction of livers, states Cleveland Clinic. These abnormalities cause symptoms that include pain and upper abdominal fullness. However, th... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Some medical treatments for a hepatic lobe cyst on the liver include draining the cyst laparoscopically, histologic sectioning to determine whether the cyst is malignant and surgical removal of the cyst if necessary, acc... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Hepatic cysts, or liver cysts, are estimated to occur in about 5 percent of the American population, according to PubMed. They are more common in women than in men, especially as people age. More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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