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Prospective Surveillance for Very Early Hepatocellular Carcinoma

2018-07-20 12:11:08 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Hepatocellular carcinoma is one the leading cause of increasing cancer-specific mortality worldwide. Early diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma provides opportunity for curative therapeutic approaches and relatively favorable prognosis. Herein, we intended to establish a biosignature for early diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma and stratification of risk population for intensive follow-up by implementing biannual follow-up investigation and collecting peripheral blood samples for screening.

Description

Patients will be recruited for 1 year and be follow-up for 3 years. Patients will make active hospital visit for collection of blood samples, which will be analyzed to develop a biosignature at the end of the study to detect very early hepatocellular carcinoma and stratify risk population for intensive follow-up.

Study Design

Conditions

Carcinoma, Hepatocellular

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-07-20T12:11:08-0400

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An ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS causing chronic liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma in woodchucks. It closely resembles the human hepatitis B virus.

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A primary malignant neoplasm of epithelial liver cells. It ranges from a well-differentiated tumor with EPITHELIAL CELLS indistinguishable from normal HEPATOCYTES to a poorly differentiated neoplasm. The cells may be uniform or markedly pleomorphic, or form GIANT CELLS. Several classification schemes have been suggested.

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