Operative blood loss independently predicts recurrence and survival after resection of hepatocellular carcinoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Loss, Surgical
  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local

abstract

  • The magnitude of EBL during HCC resection is related to biologic characteristics of the tumor as well as the extent of surgery. Increased intraoperative blood loss during HCC resection is an independent prognostic factor for tumor recurrence and death.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SLA.0b013e31819ed22f

PubMed ID

  • 19300227

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 617

end page

  • 23

volume

  • 249

number

  • 4