Expansion of the hepatocellular carcinoma Milan criteria in liver transplantation: Future directions
Mihai-Calin Pavel, Josep Fuster, HepatoBilioPancreatic Surgery and Transplant Unit, Department of Surgery, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases Institute, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia 08036, Spain
Josep Fuster, Barcelona-Clínic Liver Cancer Group (BCLC), Liver Unit, Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS), CIBEREHD, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia 08036, Spain
Author contributions: Both authors contributed equally to this manuscript’s conception, design, analysis and writing.
Supported by the Association Llavaneres contra el Cáncer, No. IP004500 (to Fuster J).
Conflict-of-interest statement: Both authors declare no potential conflict of interest.
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Correspondence to: Josep Fuster, MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery, HepatoBilioPancreatic Surgery and Transplant Unit, Digestive and Metabolic Diseases Institute, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, C: Villaroel 170, escalera 10 planta 3, Barcelona 08036, Spain. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 21, 2018
Peer-review started: April 21, 2018
First decision: May 9, 2018
Revised: June 24, 2018
Accepted: June 30, 2018
Article in press: June 30, 2018
Published online: August 28, 2018