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What is the definition or description of: Hepatocellular carcinoma?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: A Cancer of Liver

Hepatocellular carcinoma(HCC) is a Cancer arising from the Liver. It often occurs in in people who have a chronically damaged liver due to infection with Hepatitis B or hepatitis C Virus or it can be due to use of excessive alcoho, drinking that leads to Cirrhosis which then makes you more prone to develop Liver Cancer(HCC).

In brief: A Cancer of Liver

Hepatocellular carcinoma(HCC) is a Cancer arising from the Liver. It often occurs in in people who have a chronically damaged liver due to infection with Hepatitis B or hepatitis C Virus or it can be due to use of excessive alcoho, drinking that leads to Cirrhosis which then makes you more prone to develop Liver Cancer(HCC).
Dr. Sewa Legha
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