Prognostic prediction and identification of candidates for salvage liver transplantation among patients with early hepatocellular carcinoma.

We read with interest the article by Tsuchiya et al. reporting the risk factors for exceeding the Milan criteria after successful radiofrequency ablation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). On the basis of the study results, they surmised that early (salvage) liver transplantation (LT) or combined treatments should be taken into consideration… (More)