gastroenterology
Cancer

HCC burden in Indigenous Australians profiled

Poorer survival in Indigenous Australians following liver cancer can be largely explained by sociodemographic factors, the GESA AGW 2020 was told. Professor Alan Wigg presented a detailed study of HCC epidemiology in a population of about 4,000 patients from across South Australia, the Northern Territory and Queensland. About 6.0% of the patients were Indigenous Australians. ...

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