A case of hepatocellular carcinoma in pregnancy detected by routine screening of maternal alpha‐feto‐protein

Isaac Goldberg, Moshe Hod, Ian Katz, Shmuel Friedman, Jardena Ovadia

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Abstract

A rare case of hepatocellular carcinoma in a 31‐year‐old woman is reported. The diagnosis was made at 16 weeks of pregnancy when very high levels of alpha‐feto‐protein were found upon routine examination. The pregnancy was terminated and cytostatic therapy was given. The patient died one year later. 1991 Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)241-242
Number of pages2
JournalActa Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica
Volume70
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1991

Keywords

  • alpha‐feto‐protein
  • liver carcinoma
  • pregnancy

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