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Alpha-fetoprotein has no prognostic role in small hepatocellular carcinoma identified during surveillance in compensated cirrhosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22535689     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSION: Alpha-fetoprotein serum levels have no prognostic meaning in well-compensated cirrhosis patients with single, small HCC treated with curative intent.
Authors:
Edoardo G Giannini; Simona Marenco; Giacomo Borgonovo; Vincenzo Savarino; Fabio Farinati; Paolo Del Poggio; Gian Ludovico Rapaccini; Maria Anna Di Nolfo; Luisa Benvegnù; Marco Zoli; Franco Borzio; Eugenio Caturelli; Maria Chiaramonte; Franco Trevisani;
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.)     Volume:  56     ISSN:  1527-3350     ISO Abbreviation:  Hepatology     Publication Date:  2012 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-05     Completed Date:  2013-01-17     Revised Date:  2014-07-31    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8302946     Medline TA:  Hepatology     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1371-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Biopsy, Needle
Carcinoma, Hepatocellular / blood*,  mortality,  pathology,  surgery
Cohort Studies
Female
Hepatectomy / methods,  mortality
Humans
Immunohistochemistry
Kaplan-Meier Estimate
Liver Cirrhosis / blood*,  mortality,  pathology,  surgery
Liver Neoplasms / blood*,  mortality,  pathology,  surgery
Male
Middle Aged
Neoplasm Invasiveness / pathology
Neoplasm Staging
Prognosis
ROC Curve
Retrospective Studies
Risk Assessment
Sensitivity and Specificity
Statistics, Nonparametric
Survival Analysis
Tumor Markers, Biological / blood*
alpha-Fetoproteins / metabolism*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Tumor Markers, Biological; 0/alpha-Fetoproteins
Investigator
Investigator/Affiliation:
Mauro Bernardi / ; Maurizio Biselli / ; Romina Cassini / ; Paolo Caraceni / ; Marco Domenicali / ; Virginia Erroi / ; Marta Frigerio / ; Annagiulia Gramenzi / ; Barbara Lenzi / ; Donatella Magalotti / ; Claudia Balsamo / ; Maria Di Marco / ; Elena Vavassori / ; Lodovico Gilardoni / ; Mario Mattiello / ; Alfredo Alberti / ; Angelo Gatta / ; Maurizio Gios / ; Anna Giacomin / ; Veronica Vanin / ; Caterina Pozzan / ; Gemma Maddalo / ; Matteo Ravaioli / ; Alessandro Cucchetti / ; Emanuela Giampalma / ; Rita Golfieri / ; Cristina Mosconi / ; Matteo Renzulli / ; Giorgia Ghittoni / ; Paola Roselli / ; Giulia Bosco /

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