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[Risk factors of liver tumors].

Authors
  • Fehér, János
  • Lengyel, Gabriella
Type
Published Article
Journal
Orvosi hetilap
Publication Date
Feb 15, 2004
Volume
145
Issue
7 Suppl 1
Pages
365–367
Identifiers
PMID: 15049052
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The primary hepatocellular carcinoma can be found most frequently (70-80%) in patients with liver cirrhosis. The causative role of hepatitis B és C viruses have been well established in the pathogenesis of liver cancer. The occurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma is about 3-15% in patients with alcoholic liver disease. Other pathogenic factors are the smoking, obesity, diabetes mellitus, and different chemical agents.

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