Nomenclature of hepatic anatomy and resections: A review of the Brisbane 2000 system

Steven M. Strasberg

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Abstract

The Brisbane 2000 system of nomenclature of hepatic anatomy and resections was introduced to provide a universal terminology in an area that was plagued by confusing and inappropriate terminology. The article describes historical developments central to the emergence of the new terminology and describes the terminology, its attributes, and rules of application.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)351-355
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery
Volume12
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2005

Keywords

  • Hepatectomy
  • Liver anatomy
  • Liver surgery
  • Liver terminology
  • Sectionectomy

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