Management, outcomes, and prognostic factors of ruptured hepatocellular carcinoma: A systematic review.

Journal Article (Review;Journal Article)

Ruptured hepatocellular (rHCC) is a rare but life-threatening presentation that often requires acute intervention. In this systematic review we identified 67 eligible studies reporting on 4941 patients with rHCC. Here we present the treatment approaches for the management of rHCC both in the acute setting with regards to management of hemorrhage, as well long-term with regards to oncological treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Moris, D; Chakedis, J; Sun, SH; Spolverato, G; Tsilimigras, DI; Ntanasis-Stathopoulos, I; Spartalis, E; Pawlik, TM

Published Date

  • March 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 117 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 341 - 353

PubMed ID

  • 29116644

Pubmed Central ID

  • 29116644

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1096-9098

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-4790

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/jso.24869


  • eng