liver cancer

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Synonyms for liver cancer

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

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On average, 1,950 people are diagnosed with liver cancer annually in Mongolia, and 1,600 of them die after one or two years, according to statistics.
Liver cancer is common in the Philippines not because we are constitutionally prone to the disease but because certain predisposing factors for the disease afflict many of us.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the rate of deaths due to liver cancer is increasing faster than for any other type of cancer.
He said hepatitis B and C infections were the leading cause of liver cancer, followed by smoking and alcohol consumption.
C [USA], October 21 ( ANI ): Taking aspirin daily can reduce the risk of liver cancer, a new study suggested.
Liver cancer is the world's sixth most common cancer, and the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths.
The conference, which discussed some 50 research papers on latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer, featured cancer treatment and liver transplantation experts from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, United States, Europe and Japan.
It summarizes the findings of a workshop the Hepatitis B Foundation hosted in March 2015 that discussed ways to improve the recognition of liver disease in general, improve the recognition of liver cancer risk, and improve public awareness that screening for hepatocellular carcinoma (primary liver cancer) makes a life-saving difference.
It also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic development for Metastatic Liver Cancer and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
WCRF UK director Amanda McLean said: "Around three or more drinks per day can be enough to cause liver cancer.
In 2011, the death rate for liver cancer was 10/100,000 population (age adjusted to the 2000 U.
The report provides an analysis of liver cancer partnering deals.
Scientists have developed a new test to help diagnose liver cancer early.
Enzyme levels in the blood routinely monitored by physicians as liver function indicators are the best predictor of liver cancer risk in the general population, reports a team of scientists from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.