Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Massimo Colombo, Massimo Iavarone

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEvidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology: Third Edition
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages650-660
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781405181938
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 22 2010

Keywords

  • Des-gamma carboxy-prothrombin (DCP)
  • Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV)
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)
  • Is liver-related mortality reduced by screening?
  • Is surveillance in patients with cirrhosis cost-effective?
  • Population to be screened
  • Serum alfafetoprotein (AFP) levels
  • The AASLD indicates surveillance for non-cirrhotic HBV-carriers with signs of liver inflammation
  • Treatment of patients with cirrhosis and HCC
  • Treatment of patients with normal livers

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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