Hepatocellular carcinoma and estrogen receptors: Polymorphisms and isoforms relations and implications.

Abstract

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common primary tumor of liver and its incidence continues to increase worldwide. HCC is a disease with multifactorial causes and genetic variability has been discussed as a risk factor for its development. Liver is a hormone-sensitive organ and therefore is influenced by gonadal hormones, such as estrogen. Estrogen… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.mehy.2015.11.030

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@article{Baldissera2016HepatocellularCA, title={Hepatocellular carcinoma and estrogen receptors: Polymorphisms and isoforms relations and implications.}, author={Vanessa Dido Baldissera and A F Alves and S Almeida and Marilene Porawski and M{\'a}rcia Giovenardi}, journal={Medical hypotheses}, year={2016}, volume={86}, pages={67-70} }