Management of 155 patients with benign liver tumours.

  title={Management of 155 patients with benign liver tumours.},
  author={Caleb K. Charny and William R. Jarnagin and Lawrence H. Schwartz and H S Frommeyer and Ronald P. DeMatteo and Yuman Fong and Leslie Harold Blumgart},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  volume={88 6},
BACKGROUND Benign hepatic tumours continue to represent a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. This study evaluates the indications and results of resection compared with observation in patients with benign hepatic tumours. METHODS Patients with a primary diagnosis of benign liver tumour were identified from a prospective database and evaluated retrospectively. RESULTS From January 1992 to June 1999, 155 patients with benign hepatic tumours were evaluated. The diagnoses included… CONTINUE READING