Liver Tumors: Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
by H. Reeves, D.M. Manas, R. Lochan (eds)
Publisher: InTech 2013
Number of pages: 175
The prognosis for individuals with liver cancer is frequently poor. Cancers include those which have metastasized to the liver from elsewhere, reflecting advanced stage disease where cure is rarely possible. The topic of liver tumors is comprehensively reviewed in this book, with a focus on recent developments relevant to both researchers and clinicians.
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