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Secondary liver cancer survival rate

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Issam Halaby
General Surgery 26 years experience
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
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
More info: Primary? Size? Location? Resectable? Other personal risk factors are critical. Hepatitis c?
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
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
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
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
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice 32 years experience
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
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 65 years experience
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
Dr. Merry Jennifer Markhamanswered
Hematology and Oncology 21 years experience
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
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilana Newman
Palliative Care 27 years experience
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
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
Surgery 40 years experience
Depends: It very much depends on the cell type of the cancer, the size of the liver tumors, the number of liver tumors, and where the tumors are located in the... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
Liver ca: Risk for surgery will depend on her other medical condition- i.E- her heart and lung functions etc. Surgical resection with negative margins will be ... Read More