Hepatitis C virus infection and hepatocellular carcinoma.

  title={Hepatitis C virus infection and hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Wojciech C Blonski and K Rajender Reddy},
  journal={Clinics in liver disease},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={661-74, x}
Primary liver cancer is the sixth most common cancer in the world and the third most common cause of death attributable to cancer. Most primary liver cancers are hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), accounting for 85% to 90% of cases. There is a trend of growing incidence of HCC in the United States. One of the most important risk factors for developing HCC is… CONTINUE READING