liver cancer

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Noun1.liver cancer - malignant neoplastic disease of the liver usually occurring as a metastasis from another cancer; symptoms include loss of appetite and weakness and bloating and jaundice and upper abdominal discomfort
liver disease - a disease affecting the liver
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
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Liver cancer is now the most lethal health problem in Mongolia.
In 2014, liver cancer claimed the lives of 20 Filipinos a day; a number that is projected to double by 2030.
Experts will discuss Hepatitis A, B and C; Alcoholic Hepatitis; Nonalcoholic Liver Disease; Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (inflammation of the liver caused by a buildup of fat); HIV and Hepatitis C Virus Co-Infection; and Liver Cancer.
Leading causes of liver cancer are hepatitis B and C, smoking and alcohol, he added.
C [USA], October 21 (ANI): Taking aspirin daily can reduce the risk of liver cancer, a new study suggested.
M2 PHARMA-August 10, 2017-NICE recommends Bayer's Nexavar as treatment for primary liver cancer
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently organised the International Conference of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in conjunction with the Pan Arab Liver Transplantation Society, International Liver Transplantation Society and International Liver Cancer Association.
com)-- The Journal of the National Cancer Institute has published a paper submitted by the Hepatitis B Foundation in collaboration with thought leaders in the field focused on improving screening and care for those with liver cancer related to chronic hepatitis infections.
USPRwire, Wed May 20 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Metastatic Liver Cancer - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Metastatic Liver Cancer's therapeutic pipeline.
DRINKING the equivalent of just three pints of beer a day can cause liver cancer, experts have warned.
Death rates for liver cancer have been rising for some time among both men and women, while rates of colon and rectal cancer continue to decline from historic highs in the 1940s, the American Cancer Society reported.
ClickPress, Thu May 08 2014] The Liver Cancer Partnering 2009-2014 provides understanding and access to the liver cancer partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies.