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Prediction of Hypertrophy of Liver Segments 2 and 3 After Right Portal Vein Embolization (RPVE) and Extended Right Hepatectomy

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Gastroenterology
General Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery

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Description:

After a major liver resection the patient may be left with a small remnant liver volume. Hypertrophy in liver segments 2 and 3 may be sufficient to avoid hepatic insufficency. Mise et al developed a nomogram to predict the degree of hypertrophy in these segments.

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