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The Journal of Pediatrics and Pediatric Medicine is an International peer reviewed open access journal which aims to provide untainted and factual scientific information for the healthy tomorrows of infants, children and adolescents. The Journal of Pediatrics and Pediatric medicine continues to promote the latest expansions in pediatric medicine, child health, policy, and support.

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Vol 2-6 Mini Review

Preventing Hepatocellular Carcinoma: The Case for Childhood Intervention

Sania Amr1,2 and Christopher A. Loffredo3

1Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine

2Marlene and Stuart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

3Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington DC

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is on the rise worldwide and in the US, and despite emerging treatment modalities, its overall prognosis remains poor; therefore, there is a need for preventing its development globally. The major factors contributing to HCC development, namely, infections with hepatitis B and hepatitis C viruses, alcoholic cirrhosis, aflatoxin-contaminated food, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, metabolic syndrome, and smoking are modifiable; and prevention intervention can start in childhood.

Vaccination for hepatitis B, screening for and treatment of hepatitis C and intravenous drug users, education to avoid fatty liver, alcoholism, and substance use were shown to be effective ways to curb HCC incidence. A focus on reducing early childhood adversity and training young children to make healthy decisions has been strongly recommended as a prevention strategy to reduce most of HCC risk factors.

DOI: 10.29245/2578-2940/2018/6.1139 View / Download Pdf View Full Text
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