Segmental liver resection in a child using intraoperative ultrasound-guided radiofrequency energy.

  • George Vaos
  • Published 2007 in Journal of pediatric surgery

Abstract

Segmental surgical liver resection is still considered the only potentially curative option for patients with resectable liver tumors. Intraoperative bleeding may be a dangerous complication even in an expert's hands. A bloodless technique of radiofrequency (RF)-assisted segmental liver resection was performed in a 9-year-old girl with a mycobacterial… (More)

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@article{Vaos2007SegmentalLR, title={Segmental liver resection in a child using intraoperative ultrasound-guided radiofrequency energy.}, author={George Vaos}, journal={Journal of pediatric surgery}, year={2007}, volume={42 8}, pages={E5-8} }