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Opdivo improves survival in unresectable HCC despite missing endpoint

June 24, 2019
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Race-matched liver transplants improve survival for black patients with hepatocellular carcinoma

June 24, 2019
Race-matched liver transplants significantly improved OS among black patients with early hepatocellular carcinoma, according to study results published in Journal of
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Poor oral health raises risk for liver cancer

June 21, 2019
Poor oral health correlated with an increased risk for hepatobiliary cancers, including hepatocellular carcinoma, according to an analysis of data from the UK Biobank…

Medivir finds selective effect signal on liver cancer tissue in early drug trial

June 20, 2019
Medivir released interim results from a phase 1a study of MIV-818 for the treatment of advanced liver cancer that showed selective effect signal on liver cancer tissue…
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Cirrhosis and Hepatic Encephalopathy – Managing Their Consequences and Complications

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Salix Pharmaceuticals, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.

Cirrhosis, or advanced fibrosis of the liver, can lead to serious health sequelae or death. However, substantial…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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Plasma assay of methylated DNA markers detects liver cancer

June 7, 2018
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