Anatomical Basis of Routine Caudate Lobe Resections in Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

Fig. 1

References

  1. 1.

    Ito T, Ebata T, Yokoyama Y, Igami T, Sugawara G, Mizuno T, et al. The pathologic correlation between liver and portal vein invasion in perihilar cholangiocarcinoma: evaluating the oncologic rationale for the American Joint Committee on Cancer definitions of T2 and T3 tumors. World J Surg. 2014;38:3215-21.

    Article  Google Scholar 

  2. 2.

    Nimura Y, Hayakawa N, Kamiya J, Kondo S, Shionoya S. Hepatic segmentectomy with caudate lobe resection for bile duct carcinoma of the hepatic hilus. World J Surg. 1990;14:535-43; discussion 44.

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  3. 3.

    Cazzaniga GM, Ciferri E, Bagarolo C, Filauro M, Bondanza G, Fazio S, et al. Primitive hepatic hilum neoplasm. J Surg Oncol. 1993;53:140-6.

    Article  Google Scholar 

  4. 4.

    Healey JE, Jr., Schroy PC. Anatomy of the biliary ducts within the human liver; analysis of the prevailing pattern of branchings and the major variations of the biliary ducts. AMA Arch Surg. 1953;66:599-616.

    Article  Google Scholar 

  5. 5.

    Kumon M. Anatomical Study of the Caudate Lobe with Special Reference to Portal Venous and Biliary Branches Using Corrosion Liver Casts and Clinical Application. Liver Cancer. 2017;6:161-70.

    Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Harjeet Singh.

Additional information

Publisher’s Note

Springer Nature remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Jain, V., Krishnamurthy, G., Kumar, H. et al. Anatomical Basis of Routine Caudate Lobe Resections in Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-021-04910-9

Download citation

Keywords

  • Cadaver
  • Dissection
  • Resection
  • Hilar cholangiocarcinoma
  • Anatomy