Forns index predicts recurrence and death in patients with hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma after curative resection.

@article{Choi2015FornsIP,
  title={Forns index predicts recurrence and death in patients with hepatitis B-related hepatocellular carcinoma after curative resection.},
  author={Won-mook Choi and Jeong-Hoon Lee and Hongkeun Ahn and H Cho and Young Youn Cho and Minjong Lee and Jeong-ju Yoo and Y Y Cho and Dong Hyeon Lee and Yun Bin Lee and Eun Ju Cho and S J Yu and Nam-Joon Yi and Kwang Woong Lee and Yoon Jun Kim and Jung-Hwan Yoon and Kyung Suk Suh and Chung Yong Kim and Hyo-suk Lee},
  journal={Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver},
  year={2015},
  volume={35 8},
  pages={1992-2000}
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Advanced liver fibrosis is associated with recurrence after curative resection of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). This study aimed to investigate whether noninvasive fibrosis indices could predict intrahepatic recurrence and death after curative resection of HCC. METHODS Patients who underwent curative resection for hepatitis B virus… CONTINUE READING