Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Transplantable Child-Pugh A Cirrhotics: Should Cost Affect Resection vs Transplantation?

@article{Michelakos2018HepatocellularCI,
  title={Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Transplantable Child-Pugh A Cirrhotics: Should Cost Affect Resection vs Transplantation?},
  author={T. Michelakos and Dimitrios Xourafas and M. Qadan and R. Pieretti-Vanmarcke and L. Cai and M. Patel and J. Adler and F. Fontan and Usama Basit and P. Vagefi and N. Elias and K. Tanabe and D. Berger and H. Yeh and J. Markmann and D. Chang and C. Ferrone},
  journal={Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={23},
  pages={1135-1142}
}
BackgroundThere is no consensus regarding the optimal surgical treatment for transplantable hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) patients with well-compensated cirrhosis. Our aim was to compare outcomes between Child-Pugh A (CPA) cirrhotics who underwent liver resection or transplantation for HCC.MethodsClinicopathologic data were retrospectively collected for all surgically treated HCC patients between 7/1992 and 12/2015. Disease-free survival (DFS) and overall survival (OS) were calculated from the… Expand
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