Right hepatectomy using the liver double-hanging maneuver through the retrohepatic avascular tunnel on the right of the inferior vena cava.

@article{Chen2008RightHU,
  title={Right hepatectomy using the liver double-hanging maneuver through the retrohepatic avascular tunnel on the right of the inferior vena cava.},
  author={Xiao-Ping Chen and Wan Guang Zhang and Wan Yee Joseph Lau and Fa Zu Qiu},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={144 5},
  pages={830-3}
}
BACKGROUND The key to Belghiti's liver-hanging maneuver is to develop a retrohepatic tunnel. This procedure requires a blind dissection of the plane anterior to the inferior vena cava (IVC), with the inherent risks of damaging the short hepatic veins and consequential bleeding. The aim of this article is to describe a liver double-hanging maneuver with the advantage of being technically simple and safe. METHODS The operator uses his or her right index finger to dissect the space from below… CONTINUE READING

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