Conversion hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma with main portal vein tumour thrombus after lenvatinib treatment: A case report
Kazuhiro Takahashi, Jaejeong Kim, Shinji Hashimoto, Manami Doi, Kinji Furuya, Yohei Owada, Koichi Ogawa, Yusuke Ohara, Yoshimasa Akashi, Katsuji Hisakura, Tsuyoshi Enomoto, Osamu Shimomura, Tatsuya Oda, Department of Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 3058575, Ibaraki, Japan
Amane Takahashi, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Saitama Cancer Center, Saitama 3620806, Saitama, Japan
Ryosuke Hashimoto, Masayuki Noguchi, Department of Diagnostic Pathology, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba 3058575, Ibaraki, Japan
Author contributions: Takahashi K, Kim J, Takahashi A, Hashimoto S, Doi M, Furuya K, Hashimoto R, Owada Y, Ogawa K, Ohara Y, Akashi Y, Hisakura K, Enomoto T, Shimomura O, Noguchi M and Oda T contributed equally to this work; Takahashi K and Kim J wrote the paper; all authors issued final approval for the version that was submitted.
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Corresponding author: Kazuhiro Takahashi, MD, PhD, Surgeon, Department of Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennoudai, Tsukuba 3058575, Ibaraki, Japan. email@example.com
Received: January 6, 2021
Peer-review started: January 6, 2021
First decision: January 25, 2021
Revised: January 31, 2021
Accepted: March 10, 2021
Article in press: March 10, 2021
Published online: March 27, 2021