Liver function tests after ligation of hepatic artery.

  title={Liver function tests after ligation of hepatic artery.},
  author={Young Lee},
  journal={Journal of surgical oncology},
  volume={10 4},
  • Young Lee
  • Published 1978 in Journal of surgical oncology
Nine patients with unresectable primary and secondary malignancy of the liver underwent ligation of the hepatic artery (HAL) distal to the gastroduodenal artery as a therapeutic measure. Another patient had a similar operation for hepatic artery aneurysm. Their postoperative liver function tests are studied in detail, and the patterns of change are compared with three other patients who had extensive resection of tissues but without HAL. It appears that liver function tests rarely became… CONTINUE READING

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