Predictors and patterns of recurrence after resection of hepatocellular carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
  • Hepatectomy
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • The liver is the predominant site of first recurrence after resection of hepatocellular carcinoma, and once recurrence occurs survival is limited. The current study underscores the need for effective adjuvant therapy for patients with HCC treated with partial hepatectomy.

publication date

  • November 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2003.07.003

PubMed ID

  • 14585409

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 753

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 197

number

  • 5