Partial hepatectomy is curative for the localized type of Caroli's disease: A case report and review of the literature


Yilmaz S., Kirimlioglu H., Kirimlioglu V., Isik B., Coban S., Yildirim B., ...Daha Fazla

SURGEON-JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL COLLEGES OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH AND IRELAND, cilt.4, ss.101-105, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 4 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s1479-666x(06)80039-9
  • Dergi Adı: SURGEON-JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL COLLEGES OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH AND IRELAND
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.101-105

Özet

The case of a 58-year-old woman who was diagnosed with the localized type of Caroli's disease is presented. This disease involves the whole of the left half of the liver. A left hepatectomy was followed by complete resolution of symptoms. The current article suggests that hepatic resection may be aggressively performed in selected patients with the localized form of Caroli's disease