Published in Women's Health Weekly, March 27th, 2003
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), a primary form of liver cancer, is one of the most commonly types of cancer diagnosed in the world. Viral hepatitis and excess alcohol consumption are just two of its major causes.
A new study of HCC and gender differences has shown that women fare better than men do in terms of survival and that the reason for that disparity may be cancer identification and follow-up.
The study, conducted by medical researchers in Japan at...
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