[Two cases of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombus responding to transcatheter arterial infusion chemotherapy using cisplatin].

We report two cases of advanced hepatocellular carcinoma( HCC) with a portal vein tumor thrombus (PVTT) responding to transcatheter arterial infusion chemotherapy (TAI) using cisplatin (CDDP). Case 1: A 65-year-old male patient was diagnosed with unresectable multiple HCCs. After 5 courses of transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE), the tumor became… CONTINUE READING