Pediatric hepatocellular carcinoma
Synonyms: Childhood-onset HCC | Childhood-onset hepatocellular carcinoma | Pediatric HCC
A rare aggressive and malignant hepatic tumor arising from the hepatocytes. It develops mainly in children over 10 years of age either in a cirrhotic background or more commonly in a non-cirrhotic background (70% of cases).
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