The LiMAx test: a new liver function test for predicting postoperative outcome in liver surgery.

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BACKGROUND Liver failure has remained a major cause of mortality after hepatectomy, but it is difficult to predict preoperatively. This study describes the introduction into clinical practice of the new LiMAx test and provides an algorithm for its use in the clinical management of hepatic tumours. METHODS Patients with hepatic tumours and indications for… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1477-2574.2009.00151.x

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