Curofy
Dr. Farman Ali (Gastroenterology) needs a second opinion on this medical case.
THE LARGEST LIVER TUMOUR... EVER...!! This was a case of a 70 year old male with an abdominal lump. Evaluation revealed a most likely Hepatocellular Carcinoma (resectable). On the operating table, this was the tumour (one of the largest liver tumours) 24*27*20 cm in its original dimension, with highly dense and extensive tumor angiogenesis. 8 hours and 3 surgeons later, we were able to successfully remove the tumour, although he was revived with a successful CPR by our Anesthesia team when he arrested on removal of the tumour. (Such large rumours store a pretty big proportion of the circulating volume of blood, on removal of the tumour, that blood subtracts away from the overall circulatory volume, therefore chances of a cardiac arrest during to sudden hypovolemia is a likely possibility). There is no literature so as to mention the size of the largest Liver tumour ever resected successfully... We wonder if this is it..? No way to know..!!
See this content immediately after install