Cholangiocarcinoma: Current concepts and insights

@article{Gores2003CholangiocarcinomaCC,
  title={Cholangiocarcinoma: Current concepts and insights},
  author={Gregory J. Gores},
  journal={Hepatology},
  year={2003},
  volume={37}
}
  • G. Gores
  • Published 1 May 2003
  • Medicine
  • Hepatology

Approaching focal liver lesions.

  • F. PonsJ. Llovet
  • Medicine
    Revista espanola de enfermedades digestivas : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Patologia Digestiva
  • 2004
The etiopathogenic diagnosis of focal liver lesions is based on clinical findings, laboratory data, imaging techniques, and frequently histology, and a definite diagnosis is established using two essential tests: imaging techniques and a cytohistologic study.

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