Screening for hepatocellular carcinoma in acute intermittent porphyria: a 15-year follow-up in northern Sweden.

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate the benefit of screening for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in gene carriers of acute intermittent porphyria (AIP) and estimate the annual incidence of HCC in this group. SUBJECTS All AIP gene carriers aged ≥55 years from the northernmost county in Sweden, Norrbotten, were invited for screening in this prospective study every 1-1.5… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2796.2010.02335.x

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