Hepatic resection for benign tumours of the liver.

  title={Hepatic resection for benign tumours of the liver.},
  author={Mien-cheng Chen},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  volume={15 6},
  • Mien-cheng Chen
  • Published 2000 in Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
The most frequent benign tumours of the liver include haemangioma, liver cell adenoma and focal nodular hyperplasia. Patients may undergo hepatic resection because of a preoperative diagnosis of malignancy or uncertainty in diagnosis despite an extensive work-up.