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Liver Cancer

Edited by Ahmed Lasfar

Rutgers University

This book offers remarkable coverage of liver cancer from etiology to prevention and treatment. It provides an updated and new vision of this major cancer that continues to affect hundreds of thousands of people and remains one of the leading causes of cancer deaths around the world. To ensure the high quality of this book, important insights are included and rigorously discussed in a simple and authentic way. The book includes detailed and updated descriptions of the main causes of liver cancer and also the prevention and treatment of this disease. This book is a relevant source of knowledge, very useful for researchers, medical doctors, medical residents, students, healthcare providers, public health decision makers, and all individuals interested in the prevention of this disease.

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Liver CancerEdited by Ahmed Lasfar

Published: November 21st 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73806

ISBN: 978-1-78984-449-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-448-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-754-1

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

8935 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Liver Cancer, Risk Factors and Current Therapies

By Ahmed Lasfar


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2. Pathogenesis of Hepatitis B Virus Associated Chronic Liver Disease

By Mark A. Feitelson


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3. HCC in Elderly Patients. Curative Intraoperative Strategies and Management in Recurrences

By Stefania Brozzetti, Simone Bini, Leonardo Luca Chiarella, Katia Fazzi, Michele Di Martino and Mario Bezzi


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4. Surgical Resection in HCC

By Kevin Labadie, Kevin M. Sullivan and James O. Park


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5. Novel Techniques in the Surgical Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Vasileia Ntomi, Anna Paspala and Dimitrios Schizas


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6. Metabolic Risk Factors in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Andra-Iulia Suceveanu, Laura Mazilu, Andreea-Daniela Gheorghe, Anca Pantea Stoian, Felix Voinea and Adrian-Paul Suceveanu


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7. What Chinese Medicine Can Do for Liver Cancer?

By Feiyu Chen, Ning Wang and Yibin Feng


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8. Interaction of Mitochondrial and Epigenetic Regulation in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Victoria Chagoya de Sánchez, Enrique Chávez, Gabriela Velasco- Loyden, María Guadalupe Lozano-Rosas and Alejandro Rusbel Aparicio-Cadena


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9. Biologic and Immunotherapy Developments in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Mohammad Telfah, Mohammed Al-Jumayli and Anwaar Saeed


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