Types Of Hepatectomy Resections

Right Hepatectomy With Ehbte

Although 75 of a normal liver may be resected with a reasonable expectation that enough hepatic function will remain to support regeneration of the hepatic remnant, this percentage is significantly reduced when the liver parenchyma is diffusely diseased. A larger hepatic remnant will be necessary to support regeneration and reduce the risk of fulminant hepatic insufficiency. Typically, when more than 50 of the functional capacity of the liver is removed, the possibility of liver failure becomes...