Leading gastrointestinal cancer surgeon discusses importance of healthy liver preservation. Surgery in metastatic liver cancer or primary liver cancer. The more healthy liver remains after the operation, the fewer growth factors are secreted to stimulate liver regeneration. But same growth factors also stimulate cancer metastases growth. Preserving as much healthy liver during cancer resection as possible is important. It prevents metastatic cancer re-growth.
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