Hepatic transplantation for primary and metastatic cancers of the liver.

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Long-term results of transplantation for primary and metastatic hepatic malignancies were evaluated retrospectively in 637 patients. Recurrence rates and 2-year and 5-year patient survival rates were calculated. The overall recurrence rate was 40%, with 81% of deaths from recurrence occurring within 2 years after transplantation. Best results were obtained… (More)

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@article{Penn1991HepaticTF, title={Hepatic transplantation for primary and metastatic cancers of the liver.}, author={I-Wen Penn}, journal={Surgery}, year={1991}, volume={110 4}, pages={726-34; discussion 734-5} }