Long-term outcome of liver resection and transplantation for Caroli disease and syndrome.

@article{Ulrich2008LongtermOO,
  title={Long-term outcome of liver resection and transplantation for Caroli disease and syndrome.},
  author={Frank Ulrich and Johann Pratschke and Andreas Pascher and Ulf Peter Neumann and Enrique Lopez-Haenninen and Sven Jonas and Peter Neuhaus},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={247 2},
  pages={357-64}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the preoperative disease characteristics as well as the rate of postoperative complications, patient survival, and course of symptoms after liver resection or orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) for Caroli disease (CD) or syndrome (CS). SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA The clinical course of monolobar or diffuse CD or CS is often characterized by multiple conservative treatment attempts and interventions with recurrent episodes of cholangitis and a serious reduction in quality… CONTINUE READING

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