Best Liver Disease Specialist in Pune – Dr. Bipin Vibhute
What is Hepatology?
The word hepato is derived from “hepatikos” which means “liver” and logy is a Greek word which means “study of”. Hepatology is the study of liver & liver disease. The liver is the vital organ of the human body. It contains a study of acute and chronic hepatitis, viral hepatitis, liver cirrhosis, genetic and metabolic liver diseases and their complications, liver cancer, liver transplant, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), Liver tumors and immunology as it pertains to the liver. Hepatology is a subfield of gastroenterology.
Hepatectomy is the surgical resection or the complete removal of the liver. While this procedure can also be performed to “harvest” healthy liver tissue, it is mostly performed to remove diseased parts of the organ to treat certain conditions such as benign hepatic neoplasms and cancer.
Liver resection is often recommended for patients suffering from malignant or benign hepatic neoplasms, including the following:
- Hepatocellular adenoma
- Hepatic hemangioma
- Focular nodular hyperplasia
- Metastases to the liver
- Hepatocellular carcinoma
Hepatologist in Pune – Dr. Bipin Vibhute
Dr. Bipin Vibhute is well experienced doctor Hepatologist in Pune. He provides best services to patients with the entire spectrum of liver disease, gastroenterology, and Pediatric Hepatology. His areas of interest are liver cancer treatment, liver cirrhosis treatment, colon cancer treatment, pancreatic cancer treatment, malignant tumor treatment.