Impact factors on development of cirrhosis and subsequent hepatocellular carcinoma.

Abstract

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), on the rise in many countries, is of multifactorial etiology. Its etiological associations differ between populations at high and low risk. Africans and Chinese have the highest incidence of HCC, but other affected groups include African Americans, Japanese, and Native Americans. Chronic infections by hepatitis B and… (More)

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@article{HolmesMcNary2001ImpactFO, title={Impact factors on development of cirrhosis and subsequent hepatocellular carcinoma.}, author={Minnie Holmes-McNary}, journal={Compendium of continuing education in dentistry}, year={2001}, volume={22 3 Spec No}, pages={19-33} }