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Liver Surgery

  1. 1. LIVER SURGERYhttp://liversurgeryny.com/
  2. 2. ABOUT LIVER SURGERY Liver surgery comprises various operations of the liver for different disorders. The most common operation performed on the liver is a resection (removal of a portion of the liver). The most typical indication for liver resection is a malignant tumor. Tumors can be primary (developed in the liver) or metastatic (developed in another organ, then migrated to the liver). The majority of liver metastases come from the colon. The single tumor or more than one tumor confined to either left or right side of the liver can be successfully resected with 5-year survival as high as 60%. (Surgery. Liver Surgery. http://www.surgery.usc.edu/divisions/ hep/liversurgery.html)
  3. 3. ABOUT LIVER SURGERY Liver surgery comprises various If you feel theres something weird operations of the liver for different or unusual with your liver, you might disorders. The most common want to see a doctor to consult it. It is operation performed on the liver is a possible that you have liver tumor, resection (removal of a portion of the liver cancer, other liver diseases or liver). The most typical indication for other organ problems. Its always liver resection is a malignant tumor. better to know earlier so that you can Tumors can be primary (developed in cure earlier. Or if you were recently the liver) or metastatic (developed in diagnosed, looking for a second another organ, then migrated to the opinion cant be wrong idea. liver). The majority of liver metastases come from the colon. The single tumor or more than one tumor confined to either left or right side of the liver can be successfully resected with 5-year survival as high as 60%. (Surgery. Liver Surgery. http://www.surgery.usc.edu/divisions/ hep/liversurgery.html)
  4. 4. LIVER AND BILE DUCT SURGERY There are several types of liver and bile duct surgery: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or Primary Liver Cancer
  5. 5. LIVER AND BILE DUCT SURGERY There are several types of liver and bile duct surgery: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or Primary Liver Cancer Liver Metastases From Colon and Other Cancers
  6. 6. LIVER AND BILE DUCT SURGERY There are several types of liver and bile duct surgery: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or Primary Liver Cancer Liver Metastases From Colon and Other Cancers Surgery for Portal Hypertention (Ascites, Esophageal Varices)
  7. 7. LIVER AND BILE DUCT SURGERY There are several types of liver and bile duct surgery: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or Primary Liver Cancer Liver Metastases From Colon and Other Cancers Surgery for Portal Hypertention (Ascites, Esophageal Varices) Benign Liver Tumors
  8. 8. LIVER AND BILE DUCT SURGERY There are several types of liver and bile duct surgery: Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) or Primary Liver Cancer Liver Metastases From Colon and Other Cancers Surgery for Portal Hypertention (Ascites, Esophageal Varices) Benign Liver Tumors Cholangiocarcinoma, Gallbladder, and Bile Duct Cancers
  9. 9. WHERE TO HAVE LIVER SURGERY DONE?One center for liver surgery in New York is:Dr. Dmitri Alden, MDLiver, Pancreas & Bile Duct Surgery186 E 76th Street New York, NY 10021Visit www.liversurgeryny.com for more infoOr call 212.434.6216

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