Histological Features and Classification of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

  • Toshiro Nakashima
  • Masamichi Kojiro


Basically, the histological structure of HCC resembles that of the normal liver, in that the tumor parenchyma comprises a liver cell cord-like (trabecular) structure and the stroma consists of a sinusoid-like blood space lined by a single layer of endothelial cells.


Hepatocellular Carcinoma Extramedullary Hematopoiesis Sarcomatous Change Alcoholic Hyalin Multicentric Origin 
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© Springer Japan 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Toshiro Nakashima
    • 1
    • 2
  • Masamichi Kojiro
    • 3
  1. 1.School of MedicineKurume UniversityJapan
  2. 2.Research InstituteKurume Koga HospitalKurume, 830Japan
  3. 3.The First Department of PathologyKurume University School of MedicineKurume, 830Japan

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