TITLE

THE LIVER: Left Hepatectomy

AUTHOR(S)
CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information on left hepatectomy taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that this type of liver resection is performed to remove both benign and malignant tumors. Also discussed are the procedures for performing the surgery.
ACCESSION #
43758702

 

Related Articles

  • THE LIVER: MINOR RESECTIONS: Segmental Resection: Right Posterior Sectorectomy. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p150 

    Information on segmental resection of the liver, particularly right posterior sectorectomy, taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the surgery can be performed if the tumor is close to the right posterior...

  • THE LIVER: Extended Right Hepatectomy (Right Trisectorectomy). CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p137 

    Information on extended right hepatectomy or right trisectorectomy taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the surgery is required when tumors affect a portion of the left liver. Also discussed are the...

  • THE LIVER: Extended Left Hepatectomy (Trisectorectomy). CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p146 

    Information on extended left hepatectomy or trisectorectomy taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the surgery is required when the resection of the tumor needs to remove all or a portion of the right...

  • THE LIVER: Laparoscopic Resection of Liver. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p162 

    Information on laparoscopic resection of liver taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the surgery is often performed to remove tumors in segments 2 and 3 and the inferior right liver. Also discussed are...

  • THE LIVER: Nonanatomic Resection of Liver. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p158 

    Information on nonanatomic resection of liver taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the surgery can be performed in patients with primary liver cancer, hepatic metastases and benign tumors. Also discussed...

  • THE LIVER: MAJOR RESECTIONS: Right Hepatectomy. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p129 

    Information on taken resection of the liver, particularly right hepatectomy, taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the right hemiliver is usually the location of malignant and benign lesions that need...

  • THE LIVER: Left Lateral Sectorectomy. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p154 

    Information on segmental resection of the liver, particularly left lateral sectorectomy, taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the surgery can be performed if the tumor is limited to the lateral portion of...

  • THE LIVER: Hepatic Hemangioma Enucleation. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p177 

    Information on the surgical management of hepatic hemangioma from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume One, Second Edition, is presented. Clinical information on cavernous hemangiomas is presented, along with its symptoms and prevalence. The procedures for the...

  • THE LIVER: Resection of a Simple Cyst of Liver: Laparoscopic and Open. CAMERON, JOHN L.; SANDONE, CORINNE // Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery - Volume 1;2007, p166 

    Information on resection of simple cysts located in the liver taken from a chapter of the book "Atlas of Gastrointestinal Surgery," Volume 1, Second Edition, is presented. It is noted that the procedure can either be open abdomen or laparoscopic, but the latter is preferred in most cases. Also...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics