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Liver Tumors

This book is oriented towards clinicians and scientists in the field of the management of patients with liver tumors. As many unresolved problems regarding primary and metastatic liver cancer still await investigation, I hope this book can serve as a tiny step on a long way that we need to run on the battlefield of liver tumors.

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Liver TumorsEdited by Alexander Julianov, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1474

ISBN: 978-953-51-0036-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6811-9

Copyright year: 2012

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10 Crossref Citations

12 Web of Science Citations

22 Dimensions Citations


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1. Molecular Genetics and Genomics of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Dilek Colak and Namik Kaya


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2. The Hcs7 Mouse Liver Cancer Modifier Maps to a 3.3 Mb Region Carrying the Strong Candidate Ifi202b

By Andrea Bilger, Elizabeth Poli, Andrew Schneider, Rebecca Baus and Norman Drinkwater


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3. Signaling Pathways in Liver Cancer

By Xinle Wu and Yang Li


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4. The Role of the Tumor Microenvironment in the Pathogenesis of Cholangiocarcinoma

By Matthew Quinn, Matthew McMillin, Gabriel Frampton, Syeda Humayra Afroze, Li Huang and Sharon DeMorrow


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5. Ultrasound Imaging of Liver Tumors – Current Clinical Applications

By R. Badea and Simona Ioanitescu


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6. Liver Tumor Detection in CT Images by Adaptive Contrast Enhancement and the EM/MPM Algorithm

By Yu Masuda, Tomoko Tateyama, Wei Xiong, Jiayin Zhou, Makoto Wakamiya, Syuzo Kanasaki, Akira Furukawa and Yen Wei Chen


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7. Surgical Strategies for Locally Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Shugo Mizuno and Shuji Isaji


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8. Treatment Strategy for Recurrent Hepatocellular Carcinoma

By Charing Ching Ning Chong and Paul Bo San Lai


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9. Colorectal Liver Metastasis: Current Management

By Alejandro Serrablo, Luis Tejedor, Vicente Borrego and Jesus Esarte


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10. Expanding Local Control Rate in Liver Cancer Surgery – The Value of Radiofrequency Ablation

By Alexander Julianov


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11. Improving the Tumor-Specific Delivery of Doxorubicin in Primary Liver Cancer

By Junfeng Zhang, Zhen Huang and Lei Dong


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