Incidence of primary cholangiocellular carcinoma of the liver in Japanese patients with hepatitis C virus–related cirrhosis

@article{Kobayashi2000IncidenceOP,
  title={Incidence of primary cholangiocellular carcinoma of the liver in Japanese patients with hepatitis C virus–related cirrhosis},
  author={M. Kobayashi and Kenji Ikeda and Satoshi Saitoh and Fumitaka Suzuki and Akihito Tsubota and Yoshiyuki Suzuki and Yasuji Arase and Naoya Murashima and Kazuaki Chayama and Hiromitsu Kumada},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2000},
  volume={88}
}
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major risk factor for the development of hepatocellular carcinoma. However, the risk factors for primary cholangiocellular carcinoma of the liver (PCC‐L) have not been fully investigated. The authors determined the incidence of PCC‐L in patients with HCV‐related cirrhosis. 

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