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level 4 liver cancer

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Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
28 years experience General Surgery
Stage 4 : This means that the disease has spread to or metastasized to other places like distant spread . Speak with your aunts oncologist to have a full unders ... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Lawenda
23 years experience Radiation Oncology
Depends...: If this cancer is a primary stage 4 liver cancer, treatments consist mainly of chemotherapy drugs, biologic drugs, radiation therapy or other palliati ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Faustino
25 years experience Internal Medicine
30 to 60 percent: The advances in hep c treatment are improving every day. If you look at all the studies, in general its, 30 percent eradication, 30 % no response and ... Read More
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Dr. Kristel Hunt
22 years experience Hepatology
Please clarify: cirrhosis is not the same as liver cancer. and most HCV treatment now is just 12weeks - not 48 as it used to be. Eradication is 90+%, even in pts wi ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sri Sundararaman
27 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes you can and: Measure your life in quality too. Thinking positively helps and everyone responds differently to treatments. I've seen two women in the last three mon ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Suggests: Disease progression, but would ask her oncologist directly as lab work is sometimes not representative of clinical conditions. All the best to your m ... Read More
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Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Several months: Ability to survive advanced liver cancer when unable to take oral intake and requires treatment for bad infection depends on how the infection resp ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: The serotype of the hep c, his tolerance and adherence to medication, abstaining from alcohol or other substances toxic to the liver are all important ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It is all relative!: If the Cancer is involving your liver, then rising bilirubin is an indication that your tumor in the liver is quite large and progressive. This needs ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
May not be possible.: Liver cancer is obviously very bad. I'm sure I don't need to tell you that, given what you're going through with your father. The increasing bilirub ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Bad: You need to safeguard your health. Get tested to see if you have Hep C. There are effective treatments for Hep C infection and you should make sure yo ... Read More

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