HIV patients frequently drop off liver transplant wait list
January 28, 2011
People with liver cancer who are also infected with the HIV virus are more likely to drop off a waiting list for a liver transplant, although their survival and non-recurrence of cancer after a transplant is the same as other patients, according to a French study.More...
Laser technique used on kidney and liver tumors
October 15, 2010
Mayo Clinic doctors have had success with a targeted laser technique to remove tumors from patients with kidney cancer and liver cancer, in addition to its more common use for prostate cancer.More...
Antiviral drug stops or slows liver cancer, study shows
July 30, 2010
A study at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University has found that antiviral therapy may stop or slow the recurrence of liver cancer in patients who have chronic hepatitis B.More...