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Introduction: HCC

Description of HCC

HCC (medical condition): Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary malignancy of the liver....more »

See also:

  »Introduction: Hepatoma
  »Symptoms of Hepatoma
  »Causes of Hepatoma
  »Tests for Hepatoma
  »Treatments for Hepatoma

HCC: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for HCC:

HCC: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

HCC is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that HCC, or a subtype of HCC, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

HCC as a Disease

HCC: Another name for Hepatoma (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Hepatoma
  »Symptoms of Hepatoma
  »Causes of Hepatoma
  »Treatments for Hepatoma

HCC: Related Diseases

HCC: HCC is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of HCC

Some of the causes of HCC are included in the list below:

Symptoms of HCC (Hepatoma)

Some of the symptoms of HCC incude:

Treatments for HCC (Hepatoma)

Treatments for HCC (Hepatoma) include:

  • Surgery
  • Medications
  • Pain medications
  • See treatment of liver cancer
  • Surgery, liver transplant, percutaneous ethanol injection, radiofrequency ablation, transcatheter arterial chemoembolization, high intensity focused ultrasound, hormonal therapy, cryosurgery, palliative, chemotherapy, radiation

Treatment of HCC: For more treatment information about HCC, see treatment of Hepatoma (HCC)

HCC: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to HCC:

Terms associated with HCC:

Terms Similar to HCC:

Source - NIH

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