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hep·a·tec·to·my

 (hĕp′ə-tĕk′tə-mē)
n. pl. hep·a·tec·to·mies
Surgical removal of all or part of the liver.
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hepatectomy

(ˌhɛpəˈtɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -tomies
(Surgery) surgery the surgical removal of a part or all of the liver
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hep•a•tec•to•my

(ˌhɛp əˈtɛk tə mi)

n., pl. -mies.
the surgical excision of part or all of the liver.
[1895–1900]
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hepatectomy

Surgery to remove either the whole or a part of the liver.
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hep·a·tec·to·my

n. hepatectomía, extirpación de una parte o de todo el hígado.
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This initial rapid reduction in serum Gd-EOB-DTPA concentrations was similar in the 70% and 90% hepatectomy group.
Since laparoscopic hepatectomy (LH) was first reported in 1996 [2, 3], this treatment has been considered a landmark development in the progress of surgical treatment.
Therefore, enhancing liver regeneration (LR) will benefit patients after clinical treatment, such as partial hepatectomy (PHx) [1].
Herein, we report a case of UESL found in a 13-year-old male who developed a lung metastasis four years after hepatectomy and adjuvant chemotherapy and highlight the clinicopathological and immunohistochemical features of the primary and metastatic lesion.
During the transplant hepatectomy, the extremely enlarged liver was difficult to mobilize, and multiple cysts had to be transected in order to mobilize the organ from the abdominal cavity and obtain vascular control.
En 2011 se describio el "associating liver partition and portal ligation for staged hepatectomy" (ALPPS); alternativa innovadora, que permite lograr resultados similares a los anteriores, pero en tiempos menores (Baumgart et al., 2011); y a partir de 2012, comenzaron a publicarse las primeras series de ALPPS (Schnitzbauer et al, 2012; Torres et al, 2013; De Santibanes & Clavien, 2012; Robles et al, 2012) (Figs.
Newer techniques developed for therapeutics of liver cancer render both liver transplant as well as partial hepatectomy more effective and safer.
In this study, small bowel length measurements obtained with and without stretching in healthy individuals undergoing living donor hepatectomy were prospectively recorded and compared.
Keywords: Xanthogranulomatous Cholecystitis, Gallbladder Cancer, Radical Cholecystectomy, Extended Resection, Hepatectomy.
Major cancer surgeries including cystectomy, nephrectomy, hepatectomy, prostatectomy, transurethral resection of a bladder tumor (TURBT) have also been performed by the highly-trained surgeons at PKLI, he said.
The standard operation included resection of the right or left hepatectomy with en-bloc resection of the caudate lobe with hepatoduodenal lymph node dissection.
Patients with primary metastatic diseases have poorer prognosis and benefit less from hepatectomy than those in whom liver metastasis occur more than one year after breast cancer diagnosis [5, 8, 9].