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Table 1 Six additional cases of ciliated hepatic foregut cysts

From: Ciliated hepatic foregut cyst: a report of 6 cases and a review of the English literature

Case Age (yrs)/ sex Clinical presentation Tumor markers Size (cm) Location Locularity Treatment Metaplasic epithelium Cyto/Bx Follow-up Pertinent history
1 42/F PP epigastric discomfort WNL 8 x 4 x 4 Porta hepatis Uni Resection Gastric N LTFU ---
2 58/F Incidental None 0.7 x 0.6 x 0.5 S4b Uni Resection N N LTFU CRC with liver mets
3 46/F Incidental None 1 x 0.5 x 0.3 Right liver Uni Observation N Bx Alive CRC
4 66/M RUQ pain, N/V, J, WL ↑CA19-9 17 x 16 x 15 S4 Uni Partial resection N N Alive ---
5 50/F Incidental None 10 x 5.5 x 2 NR aUni Resection N N LTFU ---
6 67/M Incidental WNL 6.5 x 4.0 x 2.0 Porta hepatis Uni Resection N Cyto Alive Presumed pancreatic head mass
  1. aCase 5, gross description describes cyst wall comprised of “irregular fibrous trabeculae”
  2. Bx biopsy; Cm centimeters; CRC concomitant colorectal cancer; Cyto cytology; F female; J jaundice; LTFU lost to follow-up; M male; Mets metastases; N no; NR not reported; N/V nausea/vomiting; PP post-prandial; RUQ right upper quadrant; S segment (of liver); WL weight loss; WNL within normal limits; Uni unilocular; Yrs years