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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Carcinoma hepatocelular

Hepatocellular carcinoma (heh-PA-toh-SEL-yoo-ler KAR-sih-NOH-muh)
A type of adenocarcinoma, the most common type of liver tumor.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.