Elevated serum insulin is an independent risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma: a case control study from Nepal

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URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/24460297/?i=2&from=/24568446/related

Journal: Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention

Publication Date: 02/2013

Summary: The effect of an insulin level in increasing HCC risk appeared consistent, influencing incidence, risk of recurrence, overall survival, and treatment-related complications in HCC patients.

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Increased levels of insulin correlate with increased risk of getting liver cancer and negative outcomes in patients with liver cancer.

High Insulin Is Correlates With Risk of Liver Cancer

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