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This longitudinal observational cohort study was designed to investigate factors that influencing the occurrence and long-term survival of patients with primary liver cancer. Basic informations and detailed diagnosis informations (AJCC/TNM stage, MELD score, Child-Pugh score, and BCLC stage) were collected by professional doctors. Clinical outcomes (death, recurrence, and metastasis) will be followed up every two years after therapy.
Condition or disease
Primary Liver Cancer
Primary liver cancer (PLC) is highly malignant with high mortality which is particularly popular in China. Many factors are believed to associate with the occurrence and prognosis of liver cancer. This longitudinal observational cohort study was designed to investigate factors that influencing the occurrence and long-term survival of patients with primary liver cancer.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients of this study were invited from Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center as soon as they were diagnosed as primary liver cancer
age 18-80 years
consistent with primary liver cancer diagnostic criteria
first diagnosis (from diagnosis to admission interval of less than a month)
did not do any treatment of liver cancer
refused to participate in this study
suffering from more than two kinds of primary tumors