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Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Clinical Aspects

  • Chao H. Chan

Abstract

Hepatocellular carcinoma is one of the most common malignancies worldwide. The incidence is particularly high in Africa and Asia.1–8 Accurate figures on the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma are not available due to the inclusion of gallbladder carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma as primary liver and biliary tract cancer.7, 9

Keywords

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Gallbladder Carcinoma Biliary Tract Cancer Primary Liver Cancer Primary Hepatocellular Carcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chao H. Chan
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Gastroenterology DivisionUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesUSA
  2. 2.John L. Mc-Clellan Memorial Veterans Administration Medical CenterLittle RockUSA

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