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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Hepatocellular carcinoma
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Accession:HP:0001402 term browser browse the term
Definition:A kind of neoplasm of the liver that originates in hepatocytes and presents macroscopically as a soft and hemorrhagic tan mass in the liver.
Comment:Hepatocellular carcinoma may be associated with hepatitis B virus infection and cirrhosis or alcoholic cirrhosis.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Increased hepatocellular carcinoma risk;   Increased incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma
 alt_id: HP:0002899;   HP:0003007;   HP:0006750
 xref: MESH:D006528;   NCIT:C3099;   SNOMEDCT_US:109841003;   SNOMEDCT_US:187769009;   SNOMEDCT_US:25370001;   UMLS:C1862761;   UMLS:C1867955;   UMLS:C2239176

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the digestive system 0
        Abnormality of the abdominal organs 0
          Abnormality of the liver 0
            Neoplasm of the liver 0
              Hepatocellular carcinoma 0
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