Clinical and pathological features and surgical treatment of Budd-Chiari syndrome-associated hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{Wang2013ClinicalAP,
  title={Clinical and pathological features and surgical treatment of Budd-Chiari syndrome-associated hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Yadong Wang and Huan-zhou Xue and Xiao Zhang and Zong-quan Xu and Qing-feng Jiang and Quan Shen and Miao Yu and Ke Li and Meng Jia},
  journal={Chinese medical journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={126 19},
  pages={3632-8}
}
BACKGROUND Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) is characterized by liver sinusoidal congestion, ischemic liver cell damage, and liver portal hypertension caused by hepatic venous outflow constriction. The aim of this research was to investigate the clinicopathological features of BCS-associated hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and explore its surgical treatment and prognosis. METHODS Clinical data from 38 patients with BCS-associated HCC who were surgically treated in our hospital from July 1998 to… CONTINUE READING