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Liver Most Common facts; Hepato-Biliary!


1. Most common overall primary tumor of Liver = Hemangioma

2. Most common primary malignant tumor of Liver = HepatoCellular Ca.

3. Most common tumor found in the Liver = Metastatic tumors to the Liver

4. Most common disease needing adult liver transplant = Alcoholic Cirrhosis

5. Most common genetic disease needing liver transplant in a kid = Alpha-1-Trypsinase Deficiency

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1. Most common cause of Acute Cholecystitis = Cholelithiasis (Gall Bladder Stones)

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