Double cancer, cholangiocellular and hepatocellular carcinomas, in the cirrhotic liver.


A 70-year-old male patient presented with cirrhotic liver caused by hepatitis C virus and complicated with hepatocellular carcinoma. The carcinoma was effectively treated by transarterial chemoembolization, but cholangiocellular carcinoma occurred in a different segment of the liver and rapidly grew and metastasized systemically. He died 13 months after the… (More)