Survival after hepatic resection for malignant tumours.

  title={Survival after hepatic resection for malignant tumours.},
  author={Adrian P. Savage and Ronald A. Malt},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  volume={79 10},
A retrospective analysis of 194 patients who underwent hepatic resection for primary or metastatic malignant disease from January 1962 to December 1988 was undertaken to determine variables that might aid the selection of patients for hepatic resection. Hepatic metastases were the indication for resection in 126 patients. The 5-year survival rate was 17 per cent. For patients with resected metastases from colorectal cancer (n = 104), the survival rate at 5 years was 18 per cent. The 5-year… CONTINUE READING
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