All publications of “Sergio Renato Pais-Costa”

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Laparoscopic hepatectomy: indications and results from 18 resectable cases

Sergio Renato Pais-Costa, Sergio Luiz Melo Araujo, Olímpia Alves Teixeira Lima, Alexandre Chartuni Pereira Teixeira

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao1983

ABSTRACTObjective:To evaluate the early and late results from laparoscopic hepatectomy procedures at a tertiary hospital in Brasília (DF), Brazil.Methods:The authors report on a series of 18 patients (11 women) who underwent laparoscopic hepatectomy performed by a single surgical team at Santa Lúcia Hospital, in Brasília, between June 2007 and December 2010. Age ranged from 21 to 71 years (median = 43 years). There were eleven women and seven men. Nine patients had benign diseases and nine had malignant lesions. The […]