Treatment of stage IVA hepatocellular carcinoma: should we reappraise the role of surgery?


HYPOTHESIS A subset of patients with stage IVA hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and preserved liver function may benefit from hepatic resection. DESIGN Retrospective review of a prospectively collected database. SETTING An academic tertiary care hepatobiliary unit. PATIENTS Twenty patients who underwent surgical treatment for stage IVA HCC between July… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/archsurg.143.6.538


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