Surgery for hilar cholangiocarcinoma: the Leeds experience.

  title={Surgery for hilar cholangiocarcinoma: the Leeds experience.},
  author={Ernest L Hidalgo and Sonal Asthana and Hideki Nishio and Judy Wyatt and Giles John Toogood and Kondragunta R Prasad and J. Peter A. Lodge},
  journal={European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology},
  volume={34 7},
AIM To review the experience with hilar cholangiocarcinoma and to determine the results of a radical surgical approach in a UK centre. METHODS A 10-year review of all patients treated surgically for proximal bile duct carcinoma at a single surgical unit was conducted. Patient demographics, disease details and histopathology reports were reviewed. From January 1993 through December 2003, 106 patients were admitted with the diagnosis of hilar cholangiocarcinoma and 61 patients received surgical… CONTINUE READING