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Is there a known cause of liver cancer?
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Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Yes there are many
Almost 80% of liver cancers are due to underlying chronic hepatitis b and hepatitis c virus infection.
Other significant risk factors include cirrhosis and hereditary hemochromatosis.

In brief: Yes there are many
Almost 80% of liver cancers are due to underlying chronic hepatitis b and hepatitis c virus infection.
Other significant risk factors include cirrhosis and hereditary hemochromatosis.
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
Dr. Mitchell Kamrava
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Dr. Ralph Layman
Surgery - Transplant
In brief: Different causes
Different types of cancers have different causes.
Some can be caused by viruses like hepatitis b or c. Some are caused by toxins. Some can be caused by alcohol. Some are more genetic in origin.

In brief: Different causes
Different types of cancers have different causes.
Some can be caused by viruses like hepatitis b or c. Some are caused by toxins. Some can be caused by alcohol. Some are more genetic in origin.
Dr. Ralph Layman
Dr. Ralph Layman
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