Items Tagged ‘Stages I-III Liver Cancer’

November 26th, 2012

Antiviral Therapy May Reduce the Risk of Tumor Recurrence in HBV-Related Liver Cancer

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Patients with hepatitis B-related liver cancer who receive antiviral drugs after curative surgery have a lower risk of recurrence compared to those who do not receive antiviral therapy, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.[1] The liver is the largest organ in the body and is […]

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Tags: Hepatocellular Carcinoma Liver Cancer, Liver Cancer, News, Stages I-III Liver Cancer


June 23rd, 2011

Nexavar Superior to Sutent in Liver Cancer

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Nexavar® (sorafenib) provides superior overall survival to Sutent® (sunitinib) in the treatment of hepatocellular (liver) cancer. These results were presented at the 2011 annual American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting. Hepatocellular carcinoma is the most common type of primary liver cancer (cancer that begins in the liver). Factors that increase the risk of developing […]

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Tags: Liver Cancer, News, Stage IV Liver Cancer, Stages I-III Liver Cancer