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Revista Colombiana de Gastroenterologia

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MEJIA, Gilberto  and  RIVERA, Jairo. Surgical treatment. Rev Col Gastroenterol [online]. 2013, vol.28, suppl.1, pp.28-32. ISSN 0120-9957.

Although surgical treatment has traditionally been the first treatment considered for patients with HCC, the advent of new non-surgical techniques has led to a rethinking of its use. Today, successful surgery basically depends on proper selection of the patient. Surgical treatment of HCC varies for tumors in patients with non-cirrhotic and cirrhotic livers which must be taken into account when deciding on the type of treatment

Keywords : Early hepatocellular carcinoma; Cirrhotic patient; Non- cirrhotic patient.

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