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Medical Term:

Groupe d'Etude et de Traitement du Carcinome Hépatocellulaire [French for Group for the Study and Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma]) liver cancer staging


Definition: A French classification system developed in 1999 that is used to predict survival of hepatocellular carcinoma. The variables used do not require significant testing and are easily available at initial diagnosis.

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