Risk of post-transplant hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence is greater in recipients with higher platelet counts in living donor liver transplantation
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Platelets interact with tumor cells and promote metastasis. The importance of platelets in posttransplant hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) recurrence is unclear. Thus, we aimed to evaluate the association between preoperative platelet count (PLT) and HCC recurrence after living donor liver transplantation.
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