Hepatic resection

Surg Clin North Am. 1980 Apr;60(2):349-67. doi: 10.1016/s0039-6109(16)42085-2.


A thorough understanding of the detailed anatomy of the liver and of its anatomic variations is necessary for planning elective hepatic resection and surgical management of patients with hepatic trauma. Techniques for anatomic resections are outlined.

MeSH terms

  • Bile Ducts, Intrahepatic / anatomy & histology
  • Hepatectomy* / methods
  • Hepatic Artery / anatomy & histology
  • Humans
  • Liver / anatomy & histology
  • Portal Vein / anatomy & histology
  • Postoperative Care