[Ultrasonographic laparoscopy of the liver].

  title={[Ultrasonographic laparoscopy of the liver].},
  author={Jean-marc Catheline and G{\'e}rard G Champault},
  journal={Chirurgie; memoires de l'Academie de chirurgie},
  volume={124 5},
SITUATION In spite of recent progress in medical imagery, the findings of preoperative investigations of the liver are not always accurate and precise. Since the development of surgical laparoscopy, advantages of the laparoscopic examination are associated with advantages of laparoscopic ultrasonography. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this work is to report the technique of staging laparoscopy with laparoscopic contact ultrasonography in the intraoperative assessment of patients with liver tumors… CONTINUE READING