Intraoperative US of the liver: techniques and clinical applications.

  title={Intraoperative US of the liver: techniques and clinical applications.},
  author={Jonathan B. Kruskal and Robert A. Kane},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={26 4},
Intraoperative ultrasonography (US) of the liver provides the operating surgeon with useful real-time diagnostic and staging information that may result in an alteration in the planned surgical approach. Current applications for intraoperative US of the liver include tumor staging, metastatic survey, guidance for metastasectomy and various tumor ablation… CONTINUE READING