Hybrid surgical management of hilar cholangiocarcinoma
Epublication WebSurg.com, Oct 2013;13(10). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enwakabayashi003
Hilar cholangiocarcinoma (HC) is a rare tumor that causes devastating disease. Surgical margin-negative (R0) resection, including major liver resection, is the most effective and potentially curative treatment for HC. In this key lecture, Dr. Wakabayashi presents his surgical experience with the laparoscopic hybrid approach.