[Case of double cancer of the liver, cholangiocarcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma detected in a patient with hepatitis C 13 years after diminution of HCV-RNA by interferon treatment].

@article{Tsumura2009CaseOD,
  title={[Case of double cancer of the liver, cholangiocarcinoma and hepatocellular carcinoma detected in a patient with hepatitis C 13 years after diminution of HCV-RNA by interferon treatment].},
  author={Takako Tsumura and Shintaro Takaki and Hiroshi Aikata and Yuki Kimura and Yoshio Katamura and Takahiro Azakami and Tomokazu Kawaoka and Masataka Tsuge and Hiromi Sanetou and Koji Waki and Akira Hiramatsu and Michio Imamura and Yoshiiku Kawakami and Shoichi Takahashi and K. Arihiro and Kazuaki Chayama},
  journal={Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai zasshi = The Japanese journal of gastro-enterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={106 5},
  pages={674-83}
}
A 56-year-old man with chronic hepatitis C (HCV) was treated with interferon therapy and achieved sustained virological response (SVR) in 1993. Thirteen years later, in 2006 two liver tumors, 35-mm and 11-mm in diameter respectively, were detected in liver segment 6. Hepatic resection was performed, and pathologically one nodule was diagnosed as cholangiocellular carcinoma (CCC) and the other hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Continuity was not recognized between these tumors, thus, we diagnosed… CONTINUE READING