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Liver Tumors in Children

  • Jay L. Grosfeld
  • Jean-Bernard Otte

Abstract

Liver tumors in children are relatively uncommon when compared with other malignant conditions in the pediatric age group. This chapter deals with the three most common malignant liver tumors in childhood; hepatoblastoma (HB), hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), and embryonal undifferentiated sarcoma.

Keywords

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Liver Transplantation Inferior Vena Cava Hepatic Resection Liver Tumor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jay L. Grosfeld
    • 1
  • Jean-Bernard Otte
    • 2
  1. 1.Riley Children’s HospitalIndianapolisUSA
  2. 2.Cliniques Saint-LucBrusselsBelgium

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