Liver transplantation for unresectable pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors with liver metastases in an era of transplant oncology.

@article{Shimata2018LiverTF,
  title={Liver transplantation for unresectable pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors with liver metastases in an era of transplant oncology.},
  author={Keita Shimata and Yasuhiko Sugawara and Taizo Hibi},
  journal={Gland surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={42-46}
}
Patients with pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) very often present with a metastatic disease at the first diagnosis. Liver transplantation (LT) for unresectable pNET with liver metastases (pNETLM) has been described to prolong survival in highly selected patients, although outcomes were worse than those of patients who underwent LT for… CONTINUE READING