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Liver lesions are noncancerous masses in the liver; they may appear in people without underlying liver disease, and classify as benign, meaning they pose little risk to patients' health. Liver lesions, like other cellula... More »

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Non-cancerous blood-filled masses known as hemangiomas are the primary cause of lesions on the liver, according to the California Pacific Medical Center. Other benign causes of hepatic lesions include simple liver cysts,... More »

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An echogenic lesion in the liver is a lesion which appears in the results of a liver ultrasound as either a lighter or darker coloring than the surrounding liver tissue. According to Wikipedia, echogenicity is the abilit... More »

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