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Hepatic Trauma
Michael P. Federle, MD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Imaging

    • Top Differential Diagnoses

      • Pathology

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Liver or hepatic injury

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • CT Findings

                • MR Findings

                  • Ultrasonographic Findings

                    • Angiographic Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                        • Consider

                                          • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                            Selected References

                                            1. Orr KE et al: MDCT of retractor-related hepatic injury following laparoscopic surgery: appearances, incidence, and follow-up. Clin Radiol. 69(6):606-10, 2014
                                            2. Bala M et al: Complications of high grade liver injuries: management and outcome with focus on bile leaks. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 20(1):20, 2012
                                            3. Li Petri S et al: Surgical management of complex liver trauma: a single liver transplant center experience. Am Surg. 78(1):20-5, 2012
                                            4. Pachter HL: Prometheus bound: evolution in the management of hepatic trauma--from myth to reality. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 72(2):321-9, 2012
                                            5. Cohn SM et al: Computed tomography grading systems poorly predict the need for intervention after spleen and liver injuries. Am Surg. 75(2):133-9, 2009
                                            6. Cox JC et al: Routine follow-up imaging is unnecessary in the management of blunt hepatic injury. J Trauma. 59(5):1175-8; discussion 1178-80, 2005
                                            7. Sharma OP et al: Assessment of nonoperative management of blunt spleen and liver trauma. Am Surg. 71(5):379-86, 2005
                                            8. Yao DC et al: Using contrast-enhanced helical CT to visualize arterial extravasation after blunt abdominal trauma: incidence and organ distribution. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 178(1):17-20, 2002
                                            9. Patten RM et al: CT detection of hepatic and splenic injuries: usefulness of liver window settings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 175(4):1107-10, 2000
                                            10. Poletti PA et al: CT criteria for management of blunt liver trauma: correlation with angiographic and surgical findings. Radiology. 216(2):418-27, 2000
                                            11. Becker CD et al: Blunt hepatic trauma in adults: correlation of CT injury grading with outcome. Radiology. 201(1):215-20, 1996
                                            12. Mirvis SE et al: Blunt hepatic trauma in adults: CT-based classification and correlation with prognosis and treatment. Radiology. 171(1):27-32, 1989
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                                            KEY FACTS

                                            • Imaging

                                              • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                • Pathology

                                                  • Clinical Issues

                                                    • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                      TERMINOLOGY

                                                      • Definitions

                                                        • Liver or hepatic injury

                                                      IMAGING

                                                      • General Features

                                                        • CT Findings

                                                          • MR Findings

                                                            • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                              • Angiographic Findings

                                                                • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                  DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                    PATHOLOGY

                                                                    • General Features

                                                                      • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                        • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                          • Presentation

                                                                            • Demographics

                                                                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                • Treatment

                                                                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                  • Consider

                                                                                    • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                      Selected References

                                                                                      1. Orr KE et al: MDCT of retractor-related hepatic injury following laparoscopic surgery: appearances, incidence, and follow-up. Clin Radiol. 69(6):606-10, 2014
                                                                                      2. Bala M et al: Complications of high grade liver injuries: management and outcome with focus on bile leaks. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 20(1):20, 2012
                                                                                      3. Li Petri S et al: Surgical management of complex liver trauma: a single liver transplant center experience. Am Surg. 78(1):20-5, 2012
                                                                                      4. Pachter HL: Prometheus bound: evolution in the management of hepatic trauma--from myth to reality. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 72(2):321-9, 2012
                                                                                      5. Cohn SM et al: Computed tomography grading systems poorly predict the need for intervention after spleen and liver injuries. Am Surg. 75(2):133-9, 2009
                                                                                      6. Cox JC et al: Routine follow-up imaging is unnecessary in the management of blunt hepatic injury. J Trauma. 59(5):1175-8; discussion 1178-80, 2005
                                                                                      7. Sharma OP et al: Assessment of nonoperative management of blunt spleen and liver trauma. Am Surg. 71(5):379-86, 2005
                                                                                      8. Yao DC et al: Using contrast-enhanced helical CT to visualize arterial extravasation after blunt abdominal trauma: incidence and organ distribution. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 178(1):17-20, 2002
                                                                                      9. Patten RM et al: CT detection of hepatic and splenic injuries: usefulness of liver window settings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 175(4):1107-10, 2000
                                                                                      10. Poletti PA et al: CT criteria for management of blunt liver trauma: correlation with angiographic and surgical findings. Radiology. 216(2):418-27, 2000
                                                                                      11. Becker CD et al: Blunt hepatic trauma in adults: correlation of CT injury grading with outcome. Radiology. 201(1):215-20, 1996
                                                                                      12. Mirvis SE et al: Blunt hepatic trauma in adults: CT-based classification and correlation with prognosis and treatment. Radiology. 171(1):27-32, 1989