De novo hepatocellular carcinoma in a liver allograft associated with recurrent hepatitis B

M. Torbenson, D. Grover, J. Boitnott, A. Klein, E. Molmenti

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Abstract

Recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma is well described following liver transplantation. However, de novo hepatocellular carcinoma in the allograft is rare. We describe the clinical and pathological features of a case of de novo hepatocellular carcinoma arising in a cirrhotic allograft 9 years following transplantation for chronic hepatitis B.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2205-2206
Number of pages2
JournalTransplantation proceedings
Volume37
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Transplantation

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