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Hepatocellular Cancer

Diagnosis and Treatment (Current Clinical Oncology)

by Brian I. Carr

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Humana Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nursing,
  • Oncology,
  • therapy,
  • Medical,
  • Diseases Of The Liver And Biliary Tract,
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • diagnosis,
  • Nursing - Oncology & Cancer,
  • Cell Cycle Growth Inhibitors,
  • HCC Tumor Classifications,
  • Intra-hepatic Chemotherapy,
  • Liver Transplants,
  • Medical / Oncology,
  • Primary Liver Cancer,
  • Gastroenterology,
  • Cancer,
  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular,
  • Liver

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8828331M
    ISBN 101588291251
    ISBN 109781588291257


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Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) currently ranks as the third most common cause of death. As the primary malignancy of the liver is directly related to an underlying liver condition, its incidence and profile are expected to change soon.

While effective prevention programs and antiviral therapies for hepatitis B and C will lower the incidence of HCC, emerging socioeconomic issues will deliver Author: Costin Teodor Streba, Cristin Constantin Vere, Ion Rogoveanu. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) develops as a consequence of underlying chronic liver disease, most commonly cirrhosis.

Therefore, HCC management draws on the expertise of a range of medical specialists. Many components of current novel therapeutic modalities for HCC are discussed in the current version Author: Ahmed O. Kaseb. This book is a compendium of papers written by experts to present the most up-to-date knowledge on hepatocellular carcinoma.

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Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common type of primary liver cancer in adults, and is the most common cause of death in people with cirrhosis. It occurs in the setting of chronic liver inflammation, and is most closely linked to chronic viral hepatitis infection (hepatitis B or C) or exposure to toxins such as alcohol or n diseases, such as hemochromatosis and alpha Specialty: Oncology.

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It also provides newly emerging concepts, approaches, and technologies to address : Humana Press. In Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Diagnosis and Treatment, Second Edition, the leading experts in the field of HCC thoroughly update and expand upon the critically acclaimed first edition with all the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of primary liver cancer.

The book details for physicians the diagnostic and therapeutic decision. Background: Although lenvatinib has become the standard therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the high incidence rate of adverse events (AEs) is an issue.

This study aimed to clarify the AEs of lenvatinib and the therapeutic impact of five days-on/two days-off administration (i.e., weekends-off strategy) for lenvatinib. Methods: We retrospectively assessed the therapeutic effects and AEs. Hepatocellular carcinoma accounts for most liver cancers.

This type of cancer occurs more often in men than women. It is usually diagnosed in people age 50 or older. Hepatocellular carcinoma is not the same as metastatic liver cancer, which starts in another. Patients with hepatocellular carcinoma that has progressed following initial systemic therapy have a median survival of less than one year, despite the availability of three drugs to use in this.

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Merle P et al.; RESORCE Investigators ( The Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma is an international, peer-reviewed, open access, online journal. We offer the international community a platform for the dissemination and study of clinical, translational and basic research findings in this rapidly developing field.

Exciting developments in the areas of epidemiology, vaccination. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a rare disorder in the United States, but the most common primary tumor of the liver.

Most people have an underlying liver disease such as infection with hepatitis B or C virus, or non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Most people have cirrhosis, which is scarring of the liver that can occur as a result of chronic.

Hepatocellular carcinoma is relatively rare in the United States but very common in all African countries south of the Sahara and in Southeast Asia.

Most cases are seen in patients over the age of 50 years, but this tumor can also occur in younger individuals and even in children. Most studies include both mets and primary liver cancer; for now they are kept together.

Please see the main Liver page. HCC (hepatocellular carcinoma) tumors can be classified as resectable (can be removed by an operation) and unresectable (cannot be removed by an operation).

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Pathology of hepatocellular carcinoma. [M Kōjiro] -- "Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) used to be considered a major problem only for Asian and African countries but more recently there has been a huge increase in the incidence of HCC in Western.