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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Issam Halaby
25 years experience General Surgery
Liver cancer : It really depends on the extent of liver involvement . If the disease involved one live love that can be successfully and completely resected then sur ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
More info: Primary? Size? Location? Resectable? Other personal risk factors are critical. Hepatitis c?
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Late detection and: Related pathology. Primary liver cancer often arises in patients with cirrhosis and is not detected early enough for a curative resection. There are ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Noga
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Difficult to say: If this is liver cancer and not another cancer that has spread to the liver, it is not operable at this point which would be the only way to cure the ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Ask his Oncologist: The choices of treatment for liver cancer are quite limited. So you should utilize any treatment recommendation if it has the potential to help prolon ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
31 years experience General Practice
10-70%, depends: According to acs: patients with small tumors (tumors that can be surgically removed) and do not have cirrhosis or other serious health problems do w ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Multiple ways: Secondary liver cancer refers to metastatic cancer from some organ such as colon cancer. What spreads to the liver is clonal and stays there only ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Merry Jennifer Markham
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Where cancer started: A primary liver cancer began in the liver. The original cell that turned cancerous was from the liver. A secondary liver cancer began somewhere else a ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilana Newman
26 years experience Palliative Care
Needs a workup: By secondary liver cancer, I assume your father was found to have cancer in the liver which spread there from other another site. If a biopsy is done, ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Only: Hope is systemic treatment directed against primary cancer. Liver failure caused by metastatic disease is difficult to treat successfully.

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