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Laparoscopic redo surgery for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients: feasibility, safety, and results
BackgroundRecurrence of cancer and the need for several surgical treatments are the Achilles’ heel of the treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in cases of cirrhosis. The difficulty ofExpand
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Laparoscopic left lateral hepatic lobectomy: a safer and faster technique.
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Laparoscopy for liver resection is highly specialized field because laparoscopic liver surgery presents severe technical difficulties, such as control of bleeding and risk of gasExpand
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Dimensions of marital conflict and children's social problem-solving skills.
Marital conflict has been shown to be negatively associated with child functioning. This study examined the relationships of negative and positive aspects of marital conflict and frequency ofExpand
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Laparoscopic Liver Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhosis: Long-Term Outcomes
Background:Few data regarding survival or pattern of recurrence after laparoscopic liver resection (LLR) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) on cirrhosis have been reported so far. Methods: AExpand
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Liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with portal hypertension: the role of laparoscopy.
Liver resection (LR) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in patients with chronic liver disease (CLD) is a major issue since patients are at risk of serious intraoperative and postoperativeExpand
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Repeat liver surgery by laparoscopy for a malignant recurrence after previous open or laparoscopic resection
Aim: This paper reported the experience of one center on repeat laparoscopic liver surgery for metastasis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with a review of the literature. Methods: ThisExpand
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Laparoscopic Incisional and Umbilical Hernia Repair in Cirrhotic Patients
Background Traditional approach to incisional hernias (IHs) in cirrhotic patients is plagued by a significant recurrence rate and frequent wound infections. The laparoscopic repair of IHs wasExpand
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Liver resection for hepatic metastases: 15 years of experience.
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Liver metastases, especially those from primary colorectal cancers, are treatable and potentially curable. Imaging techniques such as computed tomography, magnetic resonance, andExpand
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[Laparoscopic liver resection without a Pringle maneuver for HCC in cirrhotic patients].
In the belief that the advantages stemming from a minimally invasive approach are significant, particularly in cirrhosis patients, we decided to apply this technique in the treatment of a group ofExpand
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Laparoscopic hepatic resection for completely exophytic hepatocellular carcinoma on cirrhosis.
Laparoscopic surgery is a relatively new option for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) on cirrhosis. To date, there have been only a few reports of this option for this pathology in theExpand
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