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CEACAM1 is associated with recurrence after hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastasis.

Background: Carcinoembryonic antigen-related cell adhesion molecule 1 (CEACAM1) is re-expressed at the invasion front of colorectal cancer. CEACAM1 expression at metastatic sites remains to be investigated.

Parenchymal sparing surgery for colorectal liver metastases: The need for a common definition.

Background: The definition of parenchymal sparing surgery (PSS) for colorectal liver metastases (CRLM) diverges requiring a clarification of the concept.

Long-term outcome and quality of life after initial and repeat resection of colorectal liver metastasis: A retrospective analysis.

Background: Repeat hepatectomy is a widely accepted treatment for patients with recurrent colorectal liver metastasis (CRLM). The aim of this study was to compare initial and repeat hepatic resection concerning overall survival...

Downstaging therapy followed by liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan criteria.

Background: Orthotopic liver transplantation is a curative treatment for hepatocellular carcinoma within Milan criteria, but these criteria preclude many patients from transplant candidacy.

Liver transplantation in patients with liver metastases from neuroendocrine tumors: A systematic review.

Background: Liver transplantation to treat neuroendocrine tumors, especially in the setting of diffuse liver involvement not amenable to operative resection remains controversial. We sought to perform a systematic review...

Nomograms for prediction of long-term survival in elderly patients after partial hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma.

Background: Partial hepatectomy is an important treatment for elderly patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. However, prediction of long-term outcomes of an individual elderly patient after partial hepatectomy still is lacking.

Weekday of cancer surgery in relation to prognosis.

Background: Later weekday of surgery seems to affect the prognosis adversely in oesophageal cancer, whereas any such influence on other cancer sites is unknown. This study aimed to test whether weekday of surgery influenced...

Radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma: Mono or multipolar?

Background and aims: Thermo-ablation by radiofrequency is recognized as a curative treatment for early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma. However, local recurrence may...

Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, and NAFLD.

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the second commonest cause of cancer death worldwide. Rather than falling as a result of prevention...