The association of family history of liver cancer with hepatocellular carcinoma: a case-control study in the United States.


BACKGROUND/AIMS The study aimed at addressing the connection between positive family history of liver cancer and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) development in the USA. METHODS At The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 347 patients with pathologically confirmed HCC and 1075 healthy controls were studied. All subjects were interviewed for… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.08.016

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