Hannah Dellabella, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

Hannah Dellabella

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Liver cancer

Oncovirus and Aggressive Malignancy

Researchers found data that showed infection-associated cancers are attributable to hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus, human papillomaviruses, and the bacterium Helicobacter pylori. Approximately half of all cancers in the United States are preventable. Also, the CDC suggests that identifying organ donors who are at high risk for oncoviruses and providing post-treatment to donor recipients for infection will mitigate oncovirus risks.

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