Surgical treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: similar long-term results despite geographic variations.

@article{Pawlik2004SurgicalTO,
  title={Surgical treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: similar long-term results despite geographic variations.},
  author={Timothy M Pawlik and Nestor F Esnaola and J. Nicholas Vauthey},
  journal={Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={10 2 Suppl 1},
  pages={S74-80}
}
Recently, the International Cooperative Study Group for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) proposed a new staging based on data from multiple centers across the world. The new TNM staging has been shown to be more accurate in the prognostic classification of patients after resection for HCC. This staging is the basis for the new TNM for HCC approved by the AJCC (American Joint Committee on Cancer) and UICC (Union Internationale Contre le Cancer). Although the general applicability of the new… CONTINUE READING

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