hepatectomy


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hepatectomy

[‚hep·ə′tek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of the liver or a part of it.
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Coagulation profiles following donor hepatectomy and implications for the risk of epidural hematoma associated with epidural anesthesia.
Preoperative determination of the surgical procedure for hepatectomy using technetium-99m-galactosyl human serum albumin ([sup.
After partial hepatectomy, the residual tissue hypertrophies until the original mass has been restored, whereafter growth stops.
There is an isolated report of acquired diaphragmatic herniation complicating donor hepatectomy [5], as was the case here.
with inhalation of 100% oxygen for a duration of 60 minutes, performed at 3, 24, and/or 48 hours after the hepatectomy.
The diagnosis of mixed hepatoblastoma with teratoid features was confirmed at hepatectomy.
Jaensch et al (12) examined the effects of partial hepatectomy on plasma enzyme concentrations and galactose clearance tests in galahs (Eolophus roseicapillus).
1] However, it is essential to accurately diagnose Caroli's disease since partial hepatectomy can be curative if the disease is confined to a lobe.
Researchers from the Center for Applied Medical Research (CIMA) discovered that CT-I is able to stimulate hepatic regeneration after partial hepatectomy, as well as to defend the liver against warm ischemia reperfusion injury.
At surgery the following day, the supra- and sub-diaphragmatic vascular mass was excised, and a partial left hepatectomy was performed.