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Descriptor English:   Carcinoma, Hepatocellular 
Descriptor Spanish:   Carcinoma Hepatocelular 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Carcinoma Hepatocelular 
Synonyms English:   Adult Liver Cancer
Adult Liver Cancers
Cancer, Adult Liver
Cancers, Adult Liver
Carcinoma, Liver Cell
Carcinomas, Hepatocellular
Carcinomas, Liver Cell
Cell Carcinoma, Liver
Cell Carcinomas, Liver
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Hepatocellular Carcinomas
Liver Cancer, Adult
Liver Cancers, Adult
Liver Cell Carcinoma
Liver Cell Carcinoma, Adult
Liver Cell Carcinomas  
Tree Number:   C04.557.470.200.025.255
Definition English:   A primary malignant neoplasm of epithelial liver cells. It ranges from a well-differentiated tumor with EPITHELIAL CELLS indistinguishable from normal HEPATOCYTES to a poorly differentiated neoplasm. The cells may be uniform or markedly pleomorphic, or form GIANT CELLS. Several classification schemes have been suggested. 
Indexing Annotation English:   human & vet only: note X ref HEPATOMA: also available is HEPATOMA, EXPERIMENTAL see LIVER NEOPLASMS, EXPERIMENTAL for exper anim; coord IM with LIVER NEOPLASMS (IM)
History Note English:   94; was HEPATOMA 1963-93; CARCINOMA, HEPATOCELLULAR was see HEPATOMA 1991-93 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SC secondary SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   31855 
Unique Identifier:   D006528 

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