4 edition of Hepatocellular carcinoma found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||editor, W.Y. Lau.|
|Contributions||Lau, W. Y.|
|LC Classifications||RC280.L5 H452 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 841 p. :|
|Number of Pages||841|
|LC Control Number||2007036670|
I'm honestly interested in Anita's expertise, and I don't think she needs you to come to her defense. Patients and their physician need quick access to the latest research abstracts from ASCO, journal abstracts from Pubmed, clinical trial results. To confirm about the malignancy the doctor asks for a physical examination and few questions related to pain, weight loss, and weakness. Administration of powerful medication will be needed over a longer period of time to stop cancer growth. Hepatocellular carcinoma is more common in people who drink large amounts of alcohol and who have an accumulation of fat in the liver.
Screening[ edit ] HCC remains associated with a high mortality rate, in part related to initial diagnosis commonly at an advanced stage of disease. Harding, Ghassan K. Diagnosis[ edit ] Methods of diagnosis in HCC have evolved with the improvement in medical imaging. Tumor nodules are round to oval, gray or green if the tumor produces bilewell circumscribed but not encapsulated.
Ablation procedures to kill the cancer cells in the liver using extreme heat or cold may be recommended for people who can't undergo surgery. Am Ende jedes Kapitels steht eine umfassende und aktuelle Aufstellung der zitierten Literatur. Slater, Gary Y. The estimated incidence of new cases worldwide is about ,, per year causingdeaths globally per year. Urinalysis will also reveal how the liver is functioning.
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Paravati, Erin Healy, James D. I appreciate it. If you have brought your cat to the veterinary clinic due to concern over symptoms, be sure to provide the veterinarian with the cat's full medical history.
Frenette Selection of patients of hepatocellular carcinoma beyond the Milan criteria for liver transplantation See Ching Chan, Sheung Tat Fan Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: are international guidelines possible? Liver cancer Liver cancer Liver cancer begins in the cells of the liver.
Urinalysis will also reveal how the liver is functioning. Aloia Laparoscopic liver resection: basic skills for peripheral lesions Michael D. Because the vast majority of HCC occurs in people with certain chronic liver diseases, especially those with cirrhosis, liver screening is commonly advocated in this population.
Radiation therapy. However, Jfdwolff has marginalized some of the links by relegating them to a special section. A multidisciplinary approach should be taken when assessing patients with HCC; stage of HCC and liver disease should always be taken into account and the best treatment should be offered.
What's the problem? However, hepatomas are generally benign and harmless, which cannot be said about HCC Jfdwolff27 Feb UTC Hepatoma is an old name for primary hepatocellular carcinoma.
These include: Abdominal pain especially on upper right side Feeling of heaviness or lump in the upper part of the abdomen Swollen abdomen Loss of appetite or feeling of fullness with intake of little food Loss of weight Severe fatigue Nausea and vomiting Yellowing of the skin and eyes Dark urine Pale stools Fever Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma As hepatocellular carcinoma does not show any noticeable symptoms, early detection for effective treatment is important.
Ablation: Ablation procedures such as radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, and ablation using alcohol or microwaves are used to destroy cancer cells in the liver with extreme heat or cold.
This staging classification can be used to select people for treatment. Screening[ edit ] HCC remains associated with a high mortality rate, in part related to initial diagnosis commonly at an advanced stage of disease.
The cancerous liver is replaced with a healthy liver from a donor. The diffuse type is poorly circumscribed and infiltrates the portal veins, or the hepatic veins rarely. Targeted drugs attack specific weaknesses in the cancer cells, and they may help slow the progression of the disease in people with advanced liver cancers.
Although historically a biopsy of the tumor was required to prove the diagnosis, imaging especially MRI findings may be conclusive enough to obviate histopathologic confirmation.
But Jfdwolff kept reverting everything. The cat should be tested to verify that it is able to survive anesthesia. Because the doubling time of HCC is months and bioinformatics is essential. Kang, David A. A tissue sample biopsy will need to be taken and sent for histopathological examination to confirm the cancer type.
This book is a compendium of papers written by experts from different parts of the world to present the most up-to-date knowledge on the clinical aspects of hepatocellular carcinoma. A complete physical examination will then be performed, with focus on the abdomen to feel for masses in the liver area.
A coagulation panel should also be run, gauging the cat's ability to clot blood.Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Targeted Therapy provides a detailed repository of the latest information regarding HCC epidemiology, diagnosis, imaging, pathology, staging, and treatment options.
This volume also provides an up-to-date guide for treatment that explores not only traditional treatments.
This book covers the clinical aspects of hepatocellular carcinoma. This book is a compendium of papers written by experts from different parts of the world to present the most up-to-date knowledge on the clinical aspects of hepatocellular carcinoma. This book is divided into three sections: (I) Diagnosis / Differential Diagnosis; (II) Surgical Treatment; (III) Non-surgical Treatment.
There are Cited by: 4. Hepatocellular carcinoma is the most common type of primary liver cancer. Hepatocellular carcinoma most commonly appears in a person with chronic viral hepatitis (hepatitis B or hepatitis C, 20%) or/and with cirrhosis (about 80%).
Symptoms include: jaundice, tender. Hepatocellular cancer is the fifth most common cancer, withnew cases reported each year worldwide. Additionally, exciting changes in the science of HCC in the last four years have turned the practice of diagnosing and treating the disease upside down.
In Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Diagnosis and Treatment, Second Edition, the leading experts in the field of HCC thoroughly update and.
Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Methods and Protocols offers experimental and clinical investigators a rich source of both basic science and clinical information on today's optimal use of gene therapy to treat and manage patients suffering from hepatocellular carcinoma.
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), also called hepatoma, is the most common type of liver cancer, accounting for approximately 75 percent of all liver cancers. HCC starts in the main type of liver cells, called hepatocellular cells. Most cases of HCC are the result of infection with hepatitis B or C, or cirrhosis of the liver caused by alcoholism.