The association of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and polycythemia vera in a middle-aged caucasian man is described for the first time in this case report. The report underlines the necessity and the importance of a full, evidence-based investigation of the nature of polyglobuly in the course of HCC, a condition known to be associated to erythrocytosis, so far usually considered secondary to HCC, and not primary.
|Translated title of the contribution||Association between hepatocellular carcinoma and polycythemia vera|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Recenti Progressi in Medicina|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2002|
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