Tumor Characteristics and Long-Term Outcome of Incidental Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Orthotopic Liver Transplant.

@article{Mourad2015TumorCA,
  title={Tumor Characteristics and Long-Term Outcome of Incidental Hepatocellular Carcinoma After Orthotopic Liver Transplant.},
  author={Moustafa Mabrouk Mourad and Abdullah Algarni and Menna-Allah Aly and B K Gunson and Hynek Mergental and John T R Isaac and Paolo Muiesan and Darius Feroze Mirza and M Thamara P R Perera and Simon Roderick Bramhall},
  journal={Experimental and clinical transplantation : official journal of the Middle East Society for Organ Transplantation},
  year={2015},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={333-8}
}
OBJECTIVES Orthotopic liver transplant is the treatment of choice for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients with satisfactory oncologic and survival outcomes. Incidental hepatocellular carcinoma is frequently a reported finding in the explant pathology after orthotopic liver transplant. MATERIAL AND METHODS The present study retrospectively… CONTINUE READING