Cancer Types

Liver Cancer

  • Post-surgery Option for Liver Cancer

    New study finds drug combination after surgery helps prevent recurrence in liver cancer patients.

    by Thomas Celona

  • Forward Look

    Radiation for Advanced Liver Cancer

    Study results show stereotactic body radiation therapy could be added to standard care.

    by Carolyn Bernhardt

  • From the Editor-in-Chief

    Why Are Liver Cancer Death Rates Up?

    Hepatitis C infection, obesity and alcohol can contribute to more cases of liver cancer.

    by William G. Nelson, MD, PhD

  • Liver Cancer on the Rise

    Liver cancer incidence and death rates are increasing rapidly. Although there is no screening test for the disease, minimizing risk factors—hepatitis B and C, smoking, obesity and type 2 diabetes—could prevent many cases from developing.

    by Sue Rochman

  • Yesterday & Today

    Alec Guinness, Reluctant Intergalactic Icon

    Liver cancer took the legendary actor and his wife of 62 years just months apart. Twelve years later, where do efforts to prevent and treat the disease stand?

    by Jocelyn Selim