Article Abstract

Laparoscopic hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma: are oncologic outcomes truly superior to an open approach?

Authors: Dimitrios Moris, Richard A. Burkhart, Eliza W. Beal, Timothy M. Pawlik


Despite decades of research and an emerging understanding of the molecular biology of disease, the prognosis for patients diagnosed with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains poor.