Risk factors for intrahepatic recurrence in human small hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{Adachi1995RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for intrahepatic recurrence in human small hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Eisuke Adachi and Tetsuya Maeda and Takashi Matsumata and Ken Shirabe and Naoko Kinukawa and Keizo Sugimachi and Masazumi Tsuneyoshi},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1995},
  volume={108 3},
  pages={768-75}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Postoperative intrahepatic recurrence of human hepatocellular carcinoma is high. Recently, the relationship between proliferating cell activity in the cirrhotic liver and occurrence or recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma has been reported. METHODS One hundred two resected cases of small hepatocellular carcinoma of < 3 cm in diameter without venous invasion or intrahepatic metastasis were examined to ascertain the factors affecting postoperative intrahepatic recurrence… CONTINUE READING