Survival after liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: a 2-center experience.

  title={Survival after liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: a 2-center experience.},
  author={Marybeth Browne and Dani Sher and David Bruce Grant and Enza Deluca and Estella Alonso and Peter F. Whitington and Riccardo A. Superina},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  volume={43 11},
PURPOSE Complete resection with adjuvant chemotherapy is the accepted treatment for hepatoblastoma. The aim of this study is to evaluate our results of liver transplantation (LT) for tumors still unresectable after adequate chemotherapy. METHODS All patients transplanted for hepatoblastoma from 2 institutions between 1990 and 2004 were included. Variables reviewed to determine impact on survival included the following: previous tumor resection, metastatic disease at diagnosis, microscopic… CONTINUE READING


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