hepatocellular carcinoma


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Noun1.hepatocellular carcinoma - carcinoma of the liverhepatocellular carcinoma - carcinoma of the liver    
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
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Objective: To determine the diagnostic accuracy of quantitative washout calculated on Triphasic CT scan for diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma keeping histopathology as gold standard.
It was reported on Friday that the contract has been signed to develop RX-0201 (Archexin) intended for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common form of liver cancer.
announced today that the results of an analysis of a Phase III trial (REFLECT study / Study 304)1 of its in-house discovered and developed anticancer agent lenvatinib mesylate (product names: Lenvima / Kisplyx, lenvatinib) versus sorafenib as first-line treatment for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma based on independent imaging review were presented2 during the American Society of Clinical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium (ASCO-GI) 2018, in San Francisco, the United States.
announced today that the results of an analysis of a Phase III trial (REFLECT study / Study 304)(1) of its in-house discovered and developed anticancer agent lenvatinib mesylate versus sorafenib as first-line treatment for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma based on independent imaging review were presented(2) during the American Society of Clinical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium (ASCO-GI) 2018, in San Francisco, the United States.
Merck announced findings from the registrational phase 2 KEYNOTE-224 trial investigating the use of KEYTRUDA, the company's anti-PD-1 therapy, in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common type of liver cancer, who were previously treated with systemic therapy.
The diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in lobectomy specimens is usually straightforward, but distinguishing cirrhosis from well-differentiated HCC can be challenging in core biopsies.
2]-enhanced ultrasonography (US) with that of Sonazoid-enhanced US and conventional US in detecting local tumor residue after percutaneous radiofrequency (RF) ablation therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma.
Keywords: Hepatocellular carcinoma, Fragile histidine triad, FHIT, Proteomics, Bioinformatics.
In all these articles, hepatocellular carcinoma was the most-discussed topic(19), followed by hepatitis B virus(8) and endoscopic(5).
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the most common primary liver carcinoma, according to most authors accounting for about 80% of all liver cancers; it is the fifth most common cause of death in the male, and the seventh most common cause of death in the female population, while the 5 year survival rate is about 15%.
A 74-year-old woman with hepatocellular carcinoma and multiple pulmonary metastases despite treatment with transarterial chemoembolization refused further conventional treatment and instead received 70 g of vitamin C intravenously twice a week for 10 months.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Hepatocellular Carcinoma - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Hepatocellular Carcinoma pipeline landscape.

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