Article Abstract

Challenges of a minimally invasive approach to posterior liver segments

Authors: Paolo Magistri, Francesco Maria Carrano, Cristiano Guidetti, Fabrizio Di Benedetto


We read with particular interest the article by Guro and colleagues which compares the perioperative and long-term survival outcomes between laparoscopic and open liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) located in segments 7 and 8 (1).