Hepatocellular carcinoma; characteristics and possible etiologies in a group of Egyptian patients.

@article{Khella1992HepatocellularCC,
  title={Hepatocellular carcinoma; characteristics and possible etiologies in a group of Egyptian patients.},
  author={Akila K Khella and Lary L. Faris and Salah Helmy and A Yosif and Samar.M. Esmail},
  journal={The Journal of the Egyptian Public Health Association},
  year={1992},
  volume={67 5-6},
  pages={
          741-52
        }
}
62 Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) were studied to define some possible high risk group. The males to females ratio was 3:1, and the age ranged from 24-77 years. A high percentage of history of schistosomal infection, Jaundice, blood transfusion, cirrhosis and also contraceptive pill users among the females were found. The duration of the presenting symptoms and the survival since diagnoses were analyzed.