Increased use of parenchymal-sparing surgery for bilateral liver metastases from colorectal cancer is associated with improved mortality without change in oncologic outcome: Trends in treatment over time in 440 patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Hepatectomy
  • Liver Neoplasms

abstract

  • Resection of bilateral colorectal liver metastases can be accomplished with acceptable morbidity, mortality, and oncologic results. Increased use of a parenchymal-sparing approach is associated with decreased mortality without compromise in cancer-related outcome.

publication date

  • January 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3181557e47

PubMed ID

  • 18156930

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 109

end page

  • 17

volume

  • 247

number

  • 1