Simultaneous curative resection of double colorectal carcinoma with synchronous bilobar liver metastases
Emilio De Raffele, Dajana Cuicchi, Ferdinando Lecce, Claudio Ricci, Riccardo Casadei, Francesco Minni, Unità Operativa di Chirurgia Generale, Dipartimento dell’Apparato Digerente, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Bologna, Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna 40138, Italy
Mariateresa Mirarchi, U.O. di Chirurgia Generale, Dipartimento Strutturale Chirurgico, Ospedale “Antonio e Margherita, ” Tortona (AL) 15057, Italy
Bruno Cola, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche (DIMEC), Alma Mater Studiorum, Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna 40138, Italy
Author contributions: De Raffele E and Mirarchi M contributed to the conception and design of the study, acquisition, analysis, and interpretation of data, and wrote the manuscript; Cuicchi D, Lecce F, Ricci C and Casadei R contributed to acquisition, analysis, and interpretation of data; Cola B and Minni F made critical revisions and final approval of the paper.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflict of interest related to this publication.
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Correspondence to: Emilio De Raffele, MD, PhD, Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, Unità Operativa di Chirurgia Generale, Dipartimento dell’Apparato Digerente, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Bologna, Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, Bologna 40138, Italy. email@example.com
Received: June 9, 2018
Peer-review started: June 9, 2018
First decision: July 13, 2018
Revised: July 28, 2018
Accepted: August 21, 2018
Article in press: August 21, 2018
Published online: October 15, 2018