Diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome are common medical conditions that increase the risk of various comorbidities, including cardiovascular disease and stroke. Your liver is located in your right upper abdomen and is protected by your ribcage. Secondary liver cancer is the more common type in Australia. The baseline survey was conducted during the period 1986–1989 among the general population of Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan (15 417 persons aged 30–79 years). Approximately half of this increase has been attributed to hepatitis C virus (HCV), while a minimal increase has been associated with hepatitis B virus (HBV) or alcoholic liver disease. These actions lower the level of sugar in the blood”. 63% of HCC cases were associated with at least one of the evaluated risk factors.
Native Hawaiians faced the next highest risk — 2.48 times higher — followed by African-Americans, at 2.16 times higher, and Japanese-Americans, at 2.07 times higher. Diabetes severity may further increase risk of pancreatic, liver and rectal cancer. She shares her thoughts on the deadly but often preventable malady. Doctors don’t know what the risk factors are for this type of tumour, but they are more common in women. A hepatic cystadenoma can become cancerous, or malignant, especially if they grow large. Neither heavy alcohol consumption nor cigarette smoking increased. Some studies in laboratory animals also suggest that androgen male hormones may contribute to the