Unusual Initial Presentation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Skeletal Metastases

Oncology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Reports,2017,6,1,16-19.
Published:November 2016
Type:Case Report
Author(s) affiliations:

Sonal Saran1, Pushpinder Singh Khera1, Rengarajan Rajagopal1, Neeraj Mehta1, Poonam Elhence2

1Department of Radiology, AIIMS Jodhpur, INDIA.

2Department of Pathology, AIIMS Jodhpur, INDIA.


Skeletal metastases from Hepatocellular carcinomas are rare and very rarely present as the initial symptom. We therefore report a case with multiple exclusively skeletal metastatic masses from hepatocellular carcinoma in a patient with no prior history of chronic liver disease

Radiograph of pelvis