Laparoscopic major hepatectomy can be safely performed with colorectal surgery for synchronous colorectal liver metastasis.

@article{Tranchart2011LaparoscopicMH,
  title={Laparoscopic major hepatectomy can be safely performed with colorectal surgery for synchronous colorectal liver metastasis.},
  author={Hadrien Tranchart and Papa Saloum Diop and Panagiotis Lainas and Guillaume Pourcher and Laurence Catherine and Dominique Franco and Ibrahim Dagher},
  journal={HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={46-50}
}
BACKGROUND The optimal strategy for resectable synchronous colorectal liver metastases remains controversial. Although some authors advocate a staged treatment, an increasing number of studies have reported that combined colorectal and liver resection is safe. Laparoscopic combined resection in primary colorectal cancer with synchronous liver metastases has been reported but there are no specific data for major liver resections. In the present study, we evaluated the feasibility of a… CONTINUE READING

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