Factors associated with use of ultrasonography screening for hepatocellular carcinoma among hepatitis B or C carriers.

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OBJECTIVES Chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections are important risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Yet, there have been few studies on adherence to screening recommendations for groups at high risk for HCC. We assessed whether demographic factors or medical conditions affected screening participation among HBV… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.canep.2010.09.003

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