Proposal on the extent of lymph node dissection for gallbladder carcinoma.

@article{Noie1999ProposalOT,
  title={Proposal on the extent of lymph node dissection for gallbladder carcinoma.},
  author={Tamaki Noie and Keiiehi Kubota and Hideki Abe and Wataru Kimura and Yasushi Harihara and Tadatoshi Takayama and Masatoshi Makuuchi},
  journal={Hepato-gastroenterology},
  year={1999},
  volume={46 28},
  pages={2122-7}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS To evaluate the value of performing extended regional lymph node dissection for gallbladder carcinoma, the mode of recurrence after curative resection was analyzed. METHODOLOGY Records of 45 patients who underwent surgical resection for gallbladder carcinoma from 1973 to August 1997 were reviewed. RESULTS Thirty-three cases underwent a… CONTINUE READING