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Hepatic resection for metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma: a proposal of a prognostic scoring system.
BACKGROUND Hepatic resection for metastatic colorectal cancer provides excellent longterm results in a substantial proportion of patients. Although various prognostic risk factors have beenExpand
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Treatment of fibrolamellar hepatoma with subtotal hepatectomy or transplantation
Fibrolamellar hepatoma (FL‐HCC) is an uncommon variant of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), distinguished by histopathological features suggesting greater differentiation than conventional HCC.Expand
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Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: a proposal of a prognostic scoring system.
BACKGROUND The current staging system of hepatocellular carcinoma established by the International Union Against Cancer and the American Joint Committee on Cancer does not necessarily predict theExpand
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MELD and prediction of post–liver transplantation survival
The model for end‐stage liver disease (MELD) was developed to predict short‐term mortality in patients with cirrhosis. It has since become the standard tool to prioritize patients for liverExpand
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Hepatic resection and transplantation for peripheral cholangiocarcinoma.
BACKGROUND Recent publications have questioned the role of orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) in treating advanced or unresectable peripheral cholangiocarcinoma (Ch-Ca). STUDY DESIGN WeExpand
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Hepatic hemangioendothelioma: clinical experience and management strategy.
PURPOSE This study sought to define management strategies based on clinical experience in treating infantile hepatic hemangioendothelioma. METHODS A retrospective analysis of patients withExpand
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Genotyping of hepatocellular carcinoma in liver transplant recipients adds predictive power for determining recurrence‐free survival
The goal of this study was to determine whether a panel of tumor suppressor gene markers of allelic loss could serve as a representative indicator of gene damage and thereby provide furtherExpand
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Effect of liver transplantation on inflammatory bowel disease in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis
This report investigates the influence of liver transplantation and concomitant immunosuppression on the course of progression of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and discusses statisticalExpand
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The prediction of risk of recurrence and time to recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after orthotopic liver transplantation: A pilot study
Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLTx) in the presence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has been complicated by high recurrence rates. The ability to determine the risk and timing of HCC recurrenceExpand
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Treatment of hilar cholangiocarcinoma (Klatskin tumors) with hepatic resection or transplantation.
BACKGROUND Because of the rarity of hilar cholangiocarcinoma, its prognostic risk factors have not been sufficiently analyzed. This retrospective study was undertaken to evaluate various pathologicExpand
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