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6. What is the risk of liver cancer for someone with active chronic hepatitis B?

We also know, from studies from Taiwan, this is a publication from Dr. Yang in Taiwan, that there is a higher risk of liver cancer when the virus is active as shown in the red line. And this is the cumulative percent incidence, so this is the new development of liver cancer. It’s much higher in the e-antigen positive than the e-antigen negative, and it’s very low, of course, in people who don’t have hepatitis B, as sort of a comparison group.