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Prognostic factors in surgical patients with hepatocellular carcinoma

  • Soo Tae Kim
  • K. P. Kim
  • D. Y. Noh

Abstract

Primary hepatocellular carcinoma is one of the most prevalent fatal tumors in Korea. Without surgical resection or other forms of treatment, patients usually die within 6 months after the appearance of symptoms, but if the tumor is completely resected, the 5-year survival rate is almost 30%. Complete surgical resection plays a leading role in current treatment.

Keywords

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Androgen Receptor Hepatic Resection Curative Resection Anabolic Androgenic Steroid 
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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Soo Tae Kim
    • 1
  • K. P. Kim
    • 1
  • D. Y. Noh
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, College of MedicineSeoul National University HospitalChongno-Ku, SeoulKorea

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