Biliopleural fistula after radiofrecuency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{AzcratePerea2011BiliopleuralFA,
  title={Biliopleural fistula after radiofrecuency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Leire Azc{\'a}rate-Perea and Nicol{\'a}s Moreno-Mata and Guillermo Gonz{\'a}lez-Casaurr{\'a}n and Jes{\'u}s Isea-Vi{\~n}a and Ana M Matilla-Pe{\~n}a and Federico Gonz{\'a}lez-Aragoneses},
  journal={Revista espanola de enfermedades digestivas : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Patologia Digestiva},
  year={2011},
  volume={103 9},
  pages={494-6}
}
In recent years, percutaneous radiofrequency ablation has emerged as an effective way to treat local primary or metastatic liver tumors. However, it is a procedure that involves quite a lot of complications. We report the case of a biliopleural fistula secondary to radiofrequency ablation of a hepatocellular carcinoma. A 76 years old male patient with a… CONTINUE READING