Etiology and Clinical Profile of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Bangladesh

Sixty-four consecutive subjects with hepatocellular carcinoma were prospectively studied in the department of Hepa,ology, IPGMR, Dhaka. Their mean age was 5(1.11 years. Fifty-two were male and i2 female. Cirrhosis was present in 12 (18.75%) subjects. Thirty subjects (46.88’%) had HBsAg in their sera. Seven (58.33% of females) patients gave history of use of oral contraceptives. Cirrhosis, HBV infection, male sex, middle age, and probably the use of oral contraceptives in…

 

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