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Models for Predicting Risk of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patient with Chronic Hepatitis B: Model A

Purpose:

To predict the risk of an adult in Taiwan with chronic hepatitis B developing hepatocellular carcinoma based on Model A of Yang et al.

Specialty:

Hematology Oncology
General Surgery
Gastroenterology

Objective:

risk factors, selection

ICD-10:

C22.0

Description:

Yang et al developed a number of nomograms for predicting the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) occurring in a patient with chronic viral hepatitis B. These can help to identify a patient who may benefit from closer monitoring over time. The authors are from National Taiwan University, Chang Gung University, Toronto General Hospital and Bristol Myers Squibb.

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