Exploring the role of resection of extrahepatic metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{Chua2012ExploringTR,
  title={Exploring the role of resection of extrahepatic metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Terence C Chua and David L Morris},
  journal={Surgical oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={95-101}
}
The role of hepatic resection, taking into consideration the functional status of the liver, for localized hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is an established curative treatment. In advance disease, a variety of interventional-based liver-directed therapies and more recently systemic therapy with sorafenib are available to treat unresectable tumors. Extrahepatic Metastasis (EHM) of HCC may occur at initial diagnosis or during recurrence following treatment. This may occur with or without… CONTINUE READING
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