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Skin Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] - To Learn More About Skin Cancer

For more information from the National Cancer Institute about skin cancer, see the following:

  • Skin Cancer Home Page
  • What You Need to Know About™ Melanoma and Other Skin Cancers
  • Skin Cancer Prevention
  • Skin Cancer Screening
  • Unusual Cancers of Childhood
  • Cryosurgery in Cancer Treatment: Questions and Answers
  • Lasers in Cancer Treatment
  • Drugs Approved for Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Photodynamic Therapy for Cancer

For general cancer information and other resources from the National Cancer Institute, see the following:

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Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Treatment Options for Stages I and II Complete surgical resection of primary tumor followed by chemotherapy.In a randomized trial, seven of eight patients with stage I hepatocellular carcinoma survived disease free after adjuvant cisplatin-based chemotherapy.[1] In a survey of childhood liver tumors treated prior to the consistent use of chemotherapy, only 12 of 33 patients with hepatocellular carcinoma who had complete excision of the tumor survived.[2] This suggests that adjuvant chemotherapy...

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  • What You Need to Know About™ Cancer
  • Understanding Cancer Series: Cancer
  • Cancer Staging
  • Chemotherapy and You: Support for People With Cancer
  • Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer
  • Coping with Cancer: Supportive and Palliative Care
  • Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Cancer
  • Cancer Library
  • Information For Survivors/Caregivers/Advocates
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Last Updated: February 25, 2014
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