Published in Hepatitis Weekly, April 10th, 2000
This form of liver cancer is one of the most common tumors in the world, affecting up to 10% of the population in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia (J Oncol Manag, Jan-Feb 2000, p26). At present, the incidence of HCC in the U.S. is low, but is expected to increase due to a rise in the incidence of infections with hepatitis B and C viruses, which cause liver...
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