Comprehensive treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma with tumor thrombus in major portal vein
Hai-Hong Ye, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Affiliated Minzu Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning 530001, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
Jia-Zhou Ye, Yu-Chong Peng, Jie Chen, Liang Ma, Tao Bai, Jun-Ze Chen, Zhan Lu, Hong-Gui Qin, Bang-De Xiang, Le-Qun Li, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Affiliated Tumor Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning 530021, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
Zhi-Bo Xie, Department of Pancreatic Surgery, Pancreatic Disease Institute, Huashan Hospital, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, Shanghai 200040, China
Author contributions: Ye HH and Ye JZ contributed equally to this work, consider as co-first author; Li LQ and Ye HH contributed to the study concept and design; Ye HH and Xie ZB contributed to the data acquisition; Ye HH, Peng YC, Chen JZ and Xie ZB contributed to the data analysis and interpretation; Ye HH, Peng YC, Ye JZ and Xie ZB contributed to the drafting of the manuscript; Ye HH, Peng YC, Ye JZ, Chen J, Ma L, Bai T and Xie ZB contributed to critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content; Ye HH and Li LQ provided the funding; Ye JZ and Xie ZB contributed to the administrative, technical, or material support; Ye JZ, Peng YC and Xie ZB supervised the study.
Supported by National Major Special Science and Technology Project, No. 2012ZX10002010001009.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the Affiliated Tumor Hospital of Guangxi Medical University Institutional Review Board.
Informed consent statement: All study participants, or their legal guardian, provided informed written consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors disclose no conflicts of interest.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Correspondence to: Le-Qun Li, MD, Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Affiliated Tumor Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, No. 71 Hedi Road, Nanning 530021, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. email@example.com
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Received: October 24, 2015
Peer-review started: October 25, 2015
First decision: November 27, 2015
Revised: December 30, 2015
Accepted: January 18, 2016
Article in press: January 18, 2016
Published online: April 7, 2016