MRI of paediatric liver tumours
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Primary hepatic tumours account for only 1–2 % of all childhood cancers. After 6 months of age a newly identified liver mass in a child will be malignant in the majority of cases.The commonest primary malignant liver tumours in childhood include hepatoblastomas and hepatocellular carcinoma. Metastatic liver lesions in children, like in adults, are commoner than isolated primary hepatic lesions and commonly originate from neuroblastoma or Wilms’ tumours.This article will describe the method by which to address the aforementioned factors whilst providing a general overview of the imaging findings in the two commonest malignant paediatric hepatic tumours and pitfalls in their diagnosis and follow-up imaging....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4986178/
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