Pancreatic or liver resection for malignancy is safe and effective for the elderly Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hepatectomy
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Major liver or pancreatic resections can be performed for the elderly with acceptable morbidity and mortality rates and possible long-term survival. Chronological age alone is not a contraindication to liver or pancreatic resection for malignancy.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC1234870

PubMed ID

  • 7574924

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 426

end page

  • 34; discussion 434-7

volume

  • 222

number

  • 4