This issue of Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America is devoted
to "Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors" and is edited by
Timothy Pawlik, MD, of the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.
Expert authors in this issue review this topic in articles such as:
Epidemiology and Risk Factors of Biliary Tract Tumors and Primary
Liver Tumors; Imaging of the Patient with a Biliary Tract or
Primary Liver Tumor; Percutaneous and Endoscopic Approaches to
Biliary Tract Tumors and Primary Liver Tumors; Intrahepatic
Cholangiocarcinoma; Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma; Distal
Cholangiocarcinoma; Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Staging of Biliary
Tract and Primary Liver Tumors; Intra-arterial Therapies: Primary
Liver Tumors; Radiotherapy: Primary Liver Tumors; Systemic and
Targeted Therapy; and Palliation: Treating Patients with Inoperable
Biliary Tract and Primary Liver Tumors.