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Table 2 Intraoperative findings, types of resection, and early postoperative outcomes of patients undergoing liver resection as part of primary cytoreductive surgery

From: Liver resection for ovarian cancer liver metastases as part of cytoreductive surgery is safe and may bring survival benefit

Characteristics No. of patients (n = 2) No. of patients (n = 8)
  Stage IIIC Stage IV
Number of liver metastasis
 - Single 2 7
 - Multiple 1
Maximum diameter of liver lesions 2.33 cm (range, 2–3) 3.5 cm (range, 2–5)
Type of lesions
 - Peritoneal 2 1
 - Parenchymatous 7
Distribution
 - Unilobular 2 7
 - Bilobular 1
Type of resection
 - R0 2 6
 - R1
 - R2 1
 - Palliation/biopsy 1
Type of liver resection
 - Minor hepatectomies 2 5
 - Major hepatectomies (>2 segments) 1
 - Radiofrequency ablation 1
Associated visceral resections
 - Total hysterectomy with bilateral adnexectomy 2 6
 - Omentectomy 1 8
 - peritonectomy 1 8
 - Splenectomy 1
 - Bowel resection 1 3
 - Distal pancreatectomy 1
 - Subtotal gastrectomy 1
 - Diaphragmatic resection 1 2