Pathology of primary liver cancer — Overview

  • Masahiko Okudaira


Since the beginning of this century, primary liver cancers have been extensively investigated in Japan. The terms hepatoma and cholangioma were proposed by Yamagiwa [1], and an experimental induction of hepatic cancer utilizing azocompounds was pioneered by Sasaki and Yoshida [2]. A number of other noteworthy works on primary liver cancers have been carried out over the years by Japanese researchers.


Hepatocellular Carcinoma Intrahepatic Bile Duct Primary Liver Cancer Bile Duct Carcinoma Small Hepatocellular Carcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Masahiko Okudaira
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  1. 1.Department of Pathology, School of MedicineKitasato UniversitySagamiharaJapan

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