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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Our present study shows that measurements of serum Gd-EOB-DTPA concentrations can identify the difference in liver function in a rat hepatectomy model.
During the last 6 years, a number of meta-analyses that compare LH with open hepatectomy (OH) for HCC have been published [5-8].
Tackett et al., "Delayed liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy in adipose differentiation related protein-null mice," Journal of Hepatology, vol.
Chest CT imaging at 50 months following the hepatectomy revealed a 1.7 x 1.4 cm lung nodule in the left lower lobe (Figure 4(a)) with no pleural or pericardial effusions.
During the hepatectomy, it is imperative to preserve vascular length to compensate for the size mismatch of the donor graft and avoid tension during implantation.
Outcome after associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy and conventional two-stage hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases.
All measurements were performed by the same surgeon immediately after laparotomy, before hepatectomy, or any other intra-abdominal manipulations.
Considering the features consistent with malignancy patient underwent radical cholecystectomy, extended right hepatectomy and right hemicolectomy with ileotransverse anastomosis.
Right hepatectomy was performed in 20 (47.6%) patients, left hepatectomy in 18 (42.9%) patients, and bile duct resection without hepatectomy in 4 (9.5%) patients with R0 margin status (Table 2).
The patient underwent right partial hepatectomy under general anesthesia.
(26) When partial hepatectomy is not feasible owing to extent of invasion and adhesion, total hepatectomy followed by orthotopic liver transplant may be considered.
If the above manoeuvers are unsuccessful partial hepatectomy, oversewing the laceration, fibrin gluing, and liver transplantation are other uncommon surgical interventions.