Obstructive Jaundice Caused by Tumor Emboli from Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Hu, Jixiong; PI, Zhiming; Yu, May Ying; LI, Yongguo; Xiong, Shouzhi
May 1999
American Surgeon;May1999, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p406
Academic Journal
Provides information on a study regarding hepatocellular carcinoma presenting as obstructive jaundice due to intrabile duct tumor growth. Signs and symptoms of the disease; Operative procedures; Pathophysiology of the disease.


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