Published in Hepatitis Weekly, January 14th, 2008
"HCC is much more common in Asia and Africa than in the USA and Europe, although HCC is one of the few cancers with a rising incidence in the USA. There are 530 000 cases of HCC worldwide of which 82% are related to viral hepatitis. 316 000 cases of HCC are HBV-associated, 118000 are HCV-associated. The most effective way to prevent HCC is to...
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