Search for dissertations about: "hepatocellular cancer"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 swedish dissertations containing the words hepatocellular cancer.

  1. 1. Enteric Helicobacter and H. pylori in chronic inflammation and cancer of the hepatobiliary tract and pancreas

    University dissertation from KFS AB

    Author : Hans-Olof Nilsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Mikrobiologi; mykologi; virology; bacteriology; Microbiology; hepatocellular cancer; Helicobacter; PCR-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis; oncology; cancerology; Cytologi; onkologi; cancer; mycology; bakteriologi; virologi; Cytology;

    Abstract : The Helicobacter genus now consists of at least 26 species, with additional novel species in the process of being validated. Beyond the impact of H. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mangafodipir trisodium (MnDPDP)-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of the liver and pancreas

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Chen Wang; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; Liver; pancreas; neoplasms; metastases; endocrine tumor; MR imaging; contrast medium; mangafodipir trisodium; MnDPDP; manganese; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; diagnostisk radiologi; Diagnostic Radiology;

    Abstract : Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the liver and pancreas is frequently performed to improve the sensitivity and specificity of lesion detection in these organs. The concept of using tissue-specific contrast media is to selectively enhance the normal parenchyma, but not lesions, so that the contrast between tumorous and normal tissue is increased, and lesion detectability improved. READ MORE

  3. 3. Biopharmaceutical Evaluation of Intra-arterial Drug-Delivery Systems for Liver Cancer Investigations in healthy pigs and liver cancer patients

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Elsa Lilienberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; in vivo release; drug delivery systems; local delivery; drug disposition; doxorubicin; hepatocellular carcinoma; transarterial chemoembolization; transarterial chemotherapy infusion; Farmaceutisk vetenskap; Pharmaceutical Science;

    Abstract : There are currently two types of intra-arterial drug-delivery system (DDS) in clinical use in the palliative treatment of primary liver cancer. The chemotherapeutic drug doxorubicin (DOX) can be formulated into a drug-in-lipiodol emulsion (LIPDOX) or a microparticulate drug-eluting bead system (DEBDOX). READ MORE

  4. 4. Liver cirrhosis-epidemiological and Clinical Aspects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Steingerður Anna Gunnarsdóttir; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Liver cirrhosis; etiology; alcoholic liver disease; mortality; portal hypertension; esophageal varices; variceal bleeding; hepatitis C; hepatocellular cancer; malignancies; small intestinal motility; small intestinal bacterial overgrowth;

    Abstract : Liver cirrhosis is the end-stage of many different chronic liver diseases. Limited data exists on the epidemiology, natural history and complications of liver cirrhosis such as esophageal varices and malignancies in the Nordic countries after the discovery of hepatitis C (HCV). READ MORE

  5. 5. Autoimmune hepatitis in Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Mårten Werner; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Autoimmune hepatitis; epidemiology; cirrhosis; prognosis; thiopurines; pregnancy; breast feeding; relapse; hepatocellular cancer; lymphoma; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Gastroenterology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Gastroenterologi; Medicine; medicin;

    Abstract : Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) was identified as an entity by the Swedish professor Jan Waldenström in the 1950s. It was then denoted lupoid hepatitis, characterized by liver inflammation and most often affecting young women. READ MORE