Impact of Simultaneous Diaphragm Resection During Hepatectomy for Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

@article{Li2012ImpactOS,
  title={Impact of Simultaneous Diaphragm Resection During Hepatectomy for Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer},
  author={George Z. Li and R. Steven Turley and Michael E Lidsky and Andrew S Barbas and Srinevas K. Reddy and Bryan M. Clary},
  journal={Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={16},
  pages={1508-1515}
}
For colorectal cancer patients with liver metastases involving the hepatic dome or invading the diaphragm, a concomitant diaphragm resection is often required to achieve negative surgical margins. The purpose of this study is to determine whether diaphragm resection during partial hepatectomy for metastatic colorectal cancer influences short-term perioperative outcomes and overall survival. Demographics, treatments, and outcomes of 442 patients who underwent hepatic resection for metastatic… CONTINUE READING

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