An essential resource for all in liver diseases investigated specialists. The title covers the updates and recent developments on the diagnosis, screening, and comprehensive medical and surgical management of HCC. This one-of-a-kind textbook explores all aspects of the disease using a practical, evidence-based approach, and provides step-by-step treatment guidelines that applicable to all clinical scenarios.
Highlights in the text includes:
* screening and surveillance methods to aid in the prevention of HCC
* imaging technologies for accurate diagnosis, including US and PET
* treatment modalities for HCC, such as local ablation therapy, chemoembolization, chemotherapy, and liver resection and transplantation
* a discussion on novel therapies and future therapeutic trends for treating HCC