Emerging approaches in hepatocellular carcinoma

Laura M. Kulik*, Mary F. Mulcahy, Reed A. Omary, Riad Salem

*Corresponding author for this work

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The incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is predicted to continue to increase over the next 30 years. Surgical intervention, including resection and orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) is offered to a limited number of patients. Novel approaches to the treatment of patients with HCC are needed. This article aims to review emerging approaches in the care of the HCC patient including systemic treatment, selection of appropriate candidates for OLT, improved imaging to follow treatment response, and management pre-OLT and post-OLT.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)839-854
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology
Issue number9
StatePublished - Oct 2007


  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Orthotopic liver transplantation
  • Therapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology


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