Ann Surg 2015 Feb;261(2):361-7
*Departments of Surgery at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD †Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia ‡Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN §Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA ¶University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA ‖Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI **Fundeni Institute, Bucharest, Romania ††University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA ‡‡Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH; and §§Curry Cabral Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal.
Objective: To characterize clinical and radiological features associated with biliary cystic tumors (BCTs) of the liver, and to define recurrence-free and overall survival.
Background: Biliary cystadenoma (BCA) and biliary cystadenocarcinoma (BCAC) are rare tumors that arise in the liver.
Methods: Between 1984 and 2013, 248 patients who underwent surgical resection of BCA or BCAC were identified. Read More