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What's a simple way to say what hepatocellular carcinoma really is?
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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Radiation Oncology
9 doctors agree
In brief: Liver cancer
Its a cancer that originates in the liver. Risk factors include hepatitis b and c with chronic liver disease.

In brief: Liver cancer
Its a cancer that originates in the liver. Risk factors include hepatitis b and c with chronic liver disease.
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Liver cancer
It's liver cancer.
It's liver cells that have lost their ability to "follow the chain of command" within the body and have started to grow more quickly than they should. Liver cancer can move to other parts of the body and can ultimately cause death.

In brief: Liver cancer
It's liver cancer.
It's liver cells that have lost their ability to "follow the chain of command" within the body and have started to grow more quickly than they should. Liver cancer can move to other parts of the body and can ultimately cause death.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Dr. Mary Maluccio
Surgery - Oncology
In brief: Primary liver cancer
Hepatocellular carcinoma is a cancer of the liver cells.
These cells are responsible for producing bile and for metabolizing debris. Hcc is most commonly diagnosed in patients with underlying liver disease.

In brief: Primary liver cancer
Hepatocellular carcinoma is a cancer of the liver cells.
These cells are responsible for producing bile and for metabolizing debris. Hcc is most commonly diagnosed in patients with underlying liver disease.
Dr. Mary Maluccio
Dr. Mary Maluccio
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