Surg Oncol 2022 Jun 4;42:101756. Epub 2022 Apr 4.
HPB and Liver Transplant Unit, Department of General Surgery, Clínica Universidad de Navarra, University of Navarra, Av. Pío XII, 36, 31008, Pamplona, Spain; Institute of Health Research of Navarra (IdisNA), C. de Irunlarrea, 3, 31008, Pamplona, Navarra, Spain. Electronic address:
Background: Radical re-resection has been demonstrated beneficial in incidental gallbladder cancer (iGBC) stages ≥ pT1b . Anatomical resection (AR) of segments IVb-V is recommended, particularly for iGBC and liver-sided tumors . Laparoscopically, this is a challenging procedure, as well as the regional lymphadenectomy, since inflammation from previous surgery can hinder identification of extrahepatic bile ducts. Read More