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Left hepatic trisegmentectomy

Starzl, TE and Iwatsuki, SI and Shaw, BW and Waterman, PM and Van Thiel, D and Diliz, HS and Dekker, A and Bron, KM (1982) Left hepatic trisegmentectomy. Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics, 155 (1). 21 - 27. ISSN 0039-6087

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Left hepatic trisegmentectomy was successfully performed upon four patients in whom the true left lobe of the liver and all, or part, of the anterior segment of the right lobe of the liver were removed in continuity. Three of the patients had carcinoma of the liver, and the fourth patient had a hemangioma and arteriovenous malformation. This procedure, which has not been described before, should allow subtotal hepatic resection to be performed upon some patients who have lesions that have been classified as inoperable, in the past.


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Starzl, TEtes11@pitt.eduTES11
Iwatsuki, SI
Shaw, BW
Waterman, PM
Van Thiel, D
Diliz, HS
Dekker, A
Bron, KM
Centers: Other Centers, Institutes, Offices, or Units > Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
Date: 20 September 1982
Date Type: Publication
Journal or Publication Title: Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics
Volume: 155
Number: 1
Page Range: 21 - 27
Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 0039-6087
Other ID: uls-drl:31735062114560, Starzl CV No. 488
Date Deposited: 08 Apr 2010 17:08
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2019 13:55


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