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Recent Advances in Liver Diseases and Surgery

Edited by Hesham Abdeldayem

Menoufia University


This book presents the most recent advances in the field of liver diseases and surgery, including the remarkable advances in Hepatitis C therapy, liver tumors, injuries, cysts, resections, transplantation, and preoperative management of patients with liver diseases. The editors are the dean and vice deans of the National Liver Institute, Menoufia University, a dedicated international center of excellence and a leading medical institution in the Middle East for the diagnosis and management of liver diseases and advanced training and research in hepatobiliary sciences. The authors are leading experts from four continents across the globe (North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa). In other words, the book team reflects an international dream team of experts in the area of liver diseases.

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Recent Advances in Liver Diseases and SurgeryEdited by Hesham Abdeldayem

Published: October 28th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59737

ISBN: 978-953-51-2193-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7260-4

Copyright year: 2015

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16840 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

2 Dimensions Citations


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1. Preoperative Evaluation and Management of Patients with Liver Disease

By Hesham Abdeldayem, Ahmed El Shaarawy, Tary Salman and Essam Salah Hammad


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2. New Perspective in HCV Clinical and Economical Management of the Current and Future Therapies

By P. Pierimarchi, G. Nicotera, G. Sferrazza, F. Andreola, A. Serafino and P.D. Siviero


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3. Advances in HCV Therapy

By Eric Hilgenfeldt and Roberto J. Firpi


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4. Hepatitis C — Overview and Update in Treatment

By Abdullah Saeed Gozai Al-Ghamdi


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5. Past, Present, and Future Perspectives on the Systemic Therapy for Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) — A Comprehensive Review

By Ahmed Abu-Zaid, Lynn Alkhatib, Judie Noemie Hoilat, Sana Samer Kadan, Abdulaziz Mohammed Eshaq, Ahmed Mubarak Fothan, Abdulrahman Mohammed Bakather, Mohammed Abuzaid, Daniah Saud Aloufi, Abdulhadi A. Alamodi and Ayman Azzam


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6. LAPTM4B Targeting as Potential Therapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Rou Li Zhou, Mao Jin Li, Xuan Hui Wei, Hua Yang, Yi Shan, Ly Li and Xin Rong Liu


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7. Hepatic Surgery for Colorectal Cancer Metastasis — Possibilities and Prerequisites

By Ilze Strumfa, Ervins Vasko, Andrejs Vanags, Zane Simtniece, Peteris Trapencieris and Janis Gardovskis


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8. Surgical Indications, Timing, and Strategy in Non-colorectal Liver Metastases

By Alessandro Uzzau, Serena Bertozzi, Ambrogio P Londero, Stefano Bacchetti, Enrico Maria Pasqual and Andrea Risaliti


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9. Old versus New – Tumor Ablation versus Tumor Nanoablation with Particular Emphasis on Liver Tumors

By Zeno Sparchez, Tudor Mocan and Pompilia Radu


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10. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges in Nonparasitic Liver Cysts

By Mirela Patricia Sîrbu Boeți, Mirela Boroș, Vlad Herlea, Amalia Petrișor and Irinel Popescu


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11. Experiences of 30 Years in Right Trisectionectomy for Huge Liver Tumor

By Jing An Rui


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12. Liver Trauma

By Hanan Alghamdi


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