Surgical resection of metastatic liver tumors Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Liver Neoplasms

abstract

  • The liver is a common site of metastatic cancers. Abundant data now support surgical resection as the treatment of choice for metastatic colorectal cancer to the liver. For symptomatic neuroendocrine tumors, resection also is a useful palliative therapy. Roles for resection of metastatic cancer from other primary sites have yet to be defined.

publication date

  • May 13, 1996

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9019355

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 337

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 5

number

  • 2