Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Non-cirrhotic Liver Arises with a More Advanced Tumoral Appearance: A Single-Center Cohort Study


DEMİRTAŞ C. Ö. , Tolu T., KEKLİKKIRAN Ç., ÖZDOĞAN O. C. , GÜNDÜZ F.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.32, no.8, pp.685-693, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjg.2021.20677
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.685-693
  • Keywords: Non-cirrhotic, hepatocellular carcinoma, liver, cirrhosis, UNITED-STATES, CIRRHOSIS, HCC, EPIDEMIOLOGY, SURVIVAL, OUTCOMES, DISEASE
  • Marmara University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: A small proportion of all hepatocellular carcinomas (HCCs) arise in a non-cirrhotic liver (NCL). However, our knowledge about the HCCs developing in a NCL is scarce. This study was undertaken to investigate the characteristics and survival course of this patient group.