Hepatology

A New Center of Excellence Takes Aim at South Texas Liver Cancer Problem

The Texas Liver Tumor Center provides a one-stop location to serve patients with liver cancer and their families.


Hepatitis C Screening and Treatment: A Public Health Priority for Texas

In the past two decades, cancer-related mortality in the U.S. has been greatly reduced due to advances in prevention, early detection and treatment. However, liver cancer is one of the few exceptions, with a 38 percent increase in the incidence rate and 56 percent increase in the death rate over the past decade.1