Rise and fall of HCV-related hepatocellular carcinoma in Italy: a long-term survey from the ITA.LI.CA centres.

@article{Cazzagon2013RiseAF,
  title={Rise and fall of HCV-related hepatocellular carcinoma in Italy: a long-term survey from the ITA.LI.CA centres.},
  author={Nora Cazzagon and Franco Trevisani and Gemma Maddalo and Anna Laura Giacomin and Veronica Vanin and Caterina Pozzan and Paolo Del Poggio and Gianludovico Rapaccini and Anna M Di Nolfo and Luisa Benvegn{\`u} and Marco Zoli and Franco Borzio and Edoardo Giovanni Giannini and Eugenio Caturelli and Maria Chiaramonte and Francesco Giuseppe Foschi and Giuseppe Cabibbo and Martina Felder and Francesca Ciccarese and Gabriele Missale and Gianluca Svegliati Baroni and Filomena Morisco and Anna Pecorelli and Fabio Farinati},
  journal={Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 9},
  pages={
          1420-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is the leading aetiological factor of HCC in the western world where, overall, its incidence is increasing, despite data suggesting an initial drop in some areas. The aim of this study was to evaluate epidemiology, clinical features and survival of HCV-related HCC (HCV-HCC) in a wide time range in Italy. METHODS Multicentre retrospective study including 3695 patients prospectively recruited by the ITA.LI.CA group. Patients were classified into three… CONTINUE READING
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