- Crazy to know. Nowak, Thomas V. // Cortlandt Forum;05/25/98, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p55
Focuses on a an unusual medical case about a patient diagnosed with benign liver cyst. Characteristic of the cyst found in the liver; Surgical operations that patient would have undergone if the physicians would follow the patient's request.
- Predictors of morbidity and mortality in the surgical management of hydatid cyst of the liver. Daradkeh, Salam; EL-Muhtaseb, Husam; Farah, Ghassan; Sroujieh, Ahmad S.; Abu-Khalaf, Mahmoud // Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery;Feb2007, Vol. 392 Issue 1, p35
Surgery for hydatid cyst of the liver is widely practiced worldwide; this type of management is still associated with high mortality and morbidity. The aim of this study is to find out possible predictors for this high mortality and morbidity. The medical records of 169 patients who underwent...
- Asymptomatic hepatobiliary cystadenoma of the hepatic caudate lobe: a case report. Zhengdong Fei; Yeting Zhou; Aiqing Peng; Bohua Wu; Manhong Sun; Shifang Wu // Journal of Biomedical Research;Jul2013, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p336
Human hepatobiliary cystadenoma is a rare benign cystic tumor of the liver, and is extremely rare in the caudate lobe. We herein present a case of a 70-year-old male with a hepatobiliary cystadenoma originating from the caudate lobe.
- The safety and feasibility of extracorporeal high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of liver and kidney tumours in a Western population. Illing, R. O.; Kennedy, J. E.; Wu, F.; ter Haar, G. R.; Protheroe, A. S.; Friend, P. J.; Gleeson, F. V.; Cranston, D. W.; Phillips, R. R.; Middleton, M. R. // British Journal of Cancer;10/17/2005, Vol. 93 Issue 8, p890
High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) provides a potential noninvasive alternative to conventional therapies. We report our preliminary experience from clinical trials designed to evaluate the safety and feasibility of a novel, extracorporeal HIFU device for the treatment of liver and kidney...
- ROENTGENOGRAPHIC DEMONSTRATION OF A GIANT CONGENITAL CYST OF THE LIVER. Melnick, Gilbert S. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1963, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p154
Presents a case report of a woman who underwent roentgenographic demonstration of congenital cyst of the liver. Health condition of the woman; Pathological examination; Roentgenographic findings.
- Accuracy of frozen section in the diagnosis of liver mass lesions. Rakha, E.; Ramaiah, S.; McGregor, A. // Journal of Clinical Pathology;Apr2006, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p352
Objective: To evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of intraoperative frozen sections diagnosis of liver lesions thought to be malignant tumours. Methods: 285 frozen sections of liver from 173 patients were reviewed. The examinations were done between 1998 and 2004. Results: Final histological...
- Laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumors. Berber, E.; Herceg, N. L.; Casto, K. J.; Siperstein, A. E. // Surgical Endoscopy;Mar2004, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p390
Background: Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is gaining increased acceptance for the local control of liver tumors. Essential for achieving local tumor control are re-producible volumes of ablation that encompass the tumor and a margin of normal liver parenchyma. The technical algorithm for...
- FATAL INTRAOPERATIVE PULMONARY EMBOLISM FROM A HEPATIC HYDATID CYST. Röthlin, Markus A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Dec1998, Vol. 93 Issue 12, p2606
A 43-yr-old woman was operated for recurring hydatid cysts of the liver. One of the cysts was located in segment 8 adjacent to both inferior vena cava and right hepatic vein. During the operation, after application of traction on the liver the patient suddenly went into cardiac arrest. After...
- SINGLE LARGE NONPARASITIC HEPATIC CYST. Spiro, Robert K. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1960, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p156
Describes the case of 67-year-old female housekeeper diagnosed with a single large nonparasitic hepatic cyst. Symptoms experienced by the patient before her admission to the hospital; Result of her physical examination; Reason for the diagnosis of omental or mesenteric cyst of the patient.