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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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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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Treatment for liver lesions can depend on whether they are cancerous or benign. While noncancerous lesions may often not require surgical removal, cancerous liver lesions or tumors can be treated in different ways, inclu... More »

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