cancer of the liver


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Synonyms for cancer of the liver

malignant neoplastic disease of the liver usually occurring as a metastasis from another cancer

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He returned home where they discovered that he had severe cancer of the liver.
In even rarer cases it can cause cancer of the liver.
The researchers identified the Cancer of the Liver Italian Program score, Okuda stage, and therapeutic effect as significant, independent predictors for survival.
Chinese doctors identified the potential of the herb called scutellaria barbata hundreds of years ago and its root is still used in China as a herbal remedy to fight cancer of the liver and lung.
Mrs Tunstall, who lived in Bedworth Road, Bulkington, was 75 years old when she died from heart failure after battling cancer of the liver.
Compared with the general population, women with RRCA1 mutations were at increased risk of developing cancer of the liver (relative risk 4.
Mark D Weiser, chief technology officer of Xerox Corp's Palo Alto Research Center, died last Tuesday from cancer of the liver.
POP star and actor Ian Dury is suffering from cancer of the liver, it was reported last night.
Regular phlebotomy to reduce iron stores will prevent hereditary hemochromatosis from leading to the serious consequences of iron accumulation, including cirrhosis or cancer of the liver, diabetes mellitus, arthritis, and cardiomyopat
In the past 30 years, the number of deaths caused by cancer of the liver has gone down in the United States.
The study protocol has been expanded to include the assessment of safety and efficacy in up to 24 additional patients with hepatocellular carcinoma ("HCC") or metastatic cancer of the liver (Expansion Cohort 1), as well as the safety and efficacy in up to 12 patients with HCC who are on a stable dose of sorafenib, a standard treatment for HCC (Expansion Cohort 2).
HCC is the most common primary cancer of the liver, with approximately 500,000 new cases diagnosed worldwide annually.
My father had cancer of the liver and I was in such anguish over the pain he was in, that I said to this doctor, I said: 'Isn't there anything else you could [do], just give him an overdose and end this', because I wanted him to go and he said: 'Oh no, no, no, we couldn't do that,'" the Daily Mail quoted him as saying.
Experiments on rats in America have shown that high doses of the drug over long periods caused cancer of the liver.
His sister Chrissie died of cancer of the liver in 1996.