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Adult Primary Liver Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Localized Resectable Adult Primary Liver Cancer

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Current Clinical Trials

Check for U.S. clinical trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials that are now accepting patients with localized resectable adult primary liver cancer. The list of clinical trials can be further narrowed by location, drug, intervention, and other criteria.

General information about clinical trials is also available from the NCI Web site.

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