Published in Blood Weekly, August 11th, 2005
According to recent research from Japan, "Advanced HCC with portal vein invasion and/or intrahepatic metastasis has an unfavorable prognosis even after radical hepatic resection. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a novel postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy given through the hepatic artery and based on biochemical modulation using cisplatin (CDDP) and 5-fluorouracil (5-FU)."
"Fifteen patients with advanced HCC with portal vein invasion into the main trunk and/or intrahepatic metastases...
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