Liver resection for colorectal metastases: the third hepatectomy.

  title={Liver resection for colorectal metastases: the third hepatectomy.},
  author={Ren{\'e} A Adam and G{\'e}rard Pascal and Daniel Azoulay and Kuniya Tanaka and Denis Castaing and Henri Bismuth},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  volume={238 6},
  pages={871-83; discussion 883-4}
OBJECTIVE To determine the risk, the benefit, and the main factors of prognosis of third liver resections for recurrent colorectal metastases. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Recurrence following liver resection is frequent after a first as after a second hepatectomy. Second liver resections yield a similar survival to that obtained with first liver resection, but little is known about third hepatectomy. METHODS This study reports a retrospective analysis of 60 patients who underwent a third liver… CONTINUE READING


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