[Surgery of the liver and pancreas in Japan--message to the special symposium commemorating Dr. Ichio Honjo].

Abstract

About half a century ago, Ichio Honjo performed successful right hepatic lobectomy following ligation of the right hepatic artery and the right branch of the portal vein. That was the world's first successful case of right hepatic lobectomy with preliminary hilar ligation of the right branches of both the hepatic artery and portal vein. In the same year… (More)

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@article{Tsuchiya2002SurgeryOT, title={[Surgery of the liver and pancreas in Japan--message to the special symposium commemorating Dr. Ichio Honjo].}, author={Ryoichi Tsuchiya}, journal={Nihon Geka Gakkai zasshi}, year={2002}, volume={103 3}, pages={318-21} }