Hepatoma

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Medical Definition of Hepatoma

Hepatoma: Cancer originating in the liver, in liver cells. More often called hepatocarcinoma or hepatocellular carcinoma. From hepat-, the liver + -oma, tumor = a liver tumor.


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Reviewed on 5/13/2016

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