SS  Vol.3 No.12 , December 2012
Right Hepatectomy, Open vs Laparoscopy: A Systematic Review
Abstract: Minimal access procedures show successes in various several medical fields. This issue brings a specific use of laparoscopy to the front to discuss in more detail which is the liver tumour resection. And, it’s the high time for laparoscopy to be highlighted regarding to hepatobilliary system. It is significantly important to gain most of the benefits of the laparoscopy technology. Its advantages are already achieved in other operation type inside the body cavity such as cholecystectomy.
Cite this paper: A. Alhomaidhi, "Right Hepatectomy, Open vs Laparoscopy: A Systematic Review," Surgical Science, Vol. 3 No. 12, 2012, pp. 580-587. doi: 10.4236/ss.2012.312115.

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