J Gastrointest Cancer 2021 Oct 6. Epub 2021 Oct 6.
Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Inonu University Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Institute of Liver Transplantation, Malatya, Turkey.
Aim: Given the current literature data, this article aims to shed light on the epidemiological and clinical effects of HBV, as well as its impact on the development of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).
Methods: A review of the English language literature based on a MEDLINE (PubMed) database was searched. The keywords were cirrhosis, hepatocellular carcinoma, epidemiology, hepatitis delta virus, hepatitis B virus, and co-infection. Read More