Ethnic differences in the behavior of hepatocellular carcinoma.

  title={Ethnic differences in the behavior of hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Philip L. Chin and David Z. J. Chu and Kenneth G Clarke and Tamara Odom-Maryon and Yun Yen and Lawrence David Wagman},
  volume={85 9},
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to examine the clinical presentation, prognostic factors, and survival rates of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and to examine differences between Asian and non-Asian patients with HCC. METHODS A review of the clinical characteristics and laboratory evaluations for 76 patients in two different broad ethnic groups (Asians [Group 1] and non-Asians [Group 2]) who underwent treatment for HCC from 1977-1995 was performed. Chi-square and Cox… CONTINUE READING


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