Major postoperative complications compromise oncological outcomes of patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma after curative resection - A 13-year cohort in a tertiary center.
- Ka Wing Ma,
- Tan To Cheung,
- Wong Hoi She,
- Kenneth Siu Ho Chok,
- Albert Chi Yan Chan,
- Wing Chiu Dai,
- Simon Hin Yin Tsang,
- Chung Mau Lo
Asian J Surg 2018 Feb 19. Epub 2018 Feb 19.
Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China; State Key Laboratory for Liver Research, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China.
Background/objective: Hepatectomy is the mainstay of curative treatment for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ICC). The relationship between postoperative complication and oncological outcome has not been defined. We aimed to elucidate the effect of postoperative complication on long-term survival of ICC patients after curative resection. Read More