Isolated port-site metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma after laparoscopic liver resection.

Abstract

Port-site metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is extremely rare, and only one case has been reported in the English-language literature. Contamination with malignant cells along the needle tract during percutaneous biopsy or radiofrequency ablation is a well-recognized cause of HCC recurrence. Here, we describe a case of port-site metastasis after… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ases.12339

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@article{Kihara2017IsolatedPM, title={Isolated port-site metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma after laparoscopic liver resection.}, author={Kyoichi Kihara and Kanenori Endo and Kazunori Suzuki and Seiichi Nakamura and Takashi Sawata and Tetsu Shimizu and Masahide Ikeguchi and Yusuke Tokuyasu and Shu Nakamoto}, journal={Asian journal of endoscopic surgery}, year={2017}, volume={10 2}, pages={191-193} }