ALPPS for primary and secondary liver tumors.

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INTRODUCTION To report our experience on associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS) in patients with liver tumors. METHODS ALPPS is a surgical technique that allows hepatic resection after rapid liver hypertrophy. RESULTS Thirteen operations were performed: 8 for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) with liver… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2016.04.031

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@article{Vennarecci2016ALPPSFP, title={ALPPS for primary and secondary liver tumors.}, author={Giovanni Vennarecci and Gian Luca Grazi and Isabella Sperduti and Elisa Busi Rizzi and Emanuele Felli and Mario Antonini and Giampiero D'Offizi and Giuseppe Ettorre}, journal={International journal of surgery}, year={2016}, volume={30}, pages={38-44} }