Table 3

Pathology

Patient no.

Approach (laparoscopic/open)

Pedicle clamping (yes/no)

Histology

Size of lesions (cm)

Resection margin (mm)

Specimen weight (grams)


1

Laparoscopic

No

Simple cysts

0.17 with minute satellite cysts

n/a

325

2

Laparoscopic

No

FNH

7 × 6 × 6

Clear

150

3

Laparoscopic

No

FNH

7.5 × 7 × 5

Clear

452

4

Laparoscopic

No

Simple cysts

Multiloculated 0.5-14 diameter

N/a

175

5

Laparoscopic

No

Colorectal metastases

3.5 × 3.2 × 3.0

20

225

6

Laparoscopic

No

Colorectal metastases

3.2 × 1.5 × 2.0

10

269

7

Laparoscopic

No

Colorectal metastases

8 × 10 × 9

3

577

8

Laparoscopic

No

Colorectal metastases

No information

4

248

9

Laparoscopic

No

Colorectal metastases

1 × 1 × 0.4

30

239

10

Laparoscopic

No

Colorectal metastases

2.3 × 2.0 × 1.2

23

99

11

Open

No

Abscess

3.0 and 4.0

n/a

450

12

Open

No

Abscess

14 × 7 × 6

20

680

13

Open

Yes

Leiomyosarcoma

14 × 18 × 7

17

1480

14

Open

No

HCC

15 × 11 × 11

12

975

15

Open

No

FNH

1.2 × 1.5 × 1.8

16

350

16

Open

Yes

Hydatid cyst

~3.0 diameter

0

671

17

Open

Yes

FNH

9.8 at greatest diameter

0

428

18

Open

No

Colorectal metastases

8 × 6 × 4.5

> 20

213

19

Open

Yes

Abscess

5 × 5 × 3.5

3

278

20

Open

Yes

Colorectal metastases

1.7 at greatest diameter

0

265


Carswell et al. BMC Surgery 2009 9:14   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-9-14

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