Hepatocellular carcinoma with duodenal invasion and metastasis.

@article{Liang2012HepatocellularCW,
  title={Hepatocellular carcinoma with duodenal invasion and metastasis.},
  author={Ja-Der Liang and Chien-Hung Chen and Shih-Jer Hsu and J I Sheu and P M Yang and Hsuan-Shu Lee and Cha Ze Lee and Guan-Tarn Huang},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={677-83}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIM Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in Taiwan. HCC with duodenal involvement are rare and are associated with a poor prognosis. The purpose of this retrospective study was to collect clinical information and data regarding survival following various treatments. METHODS Between 1996 and 2009, 21 cases (17 men) were diagnosed with HCC and duodenal invasion and metastases by diagnostic imaging, endoscopy with biopsy, or surgically… CONTINUE READING