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Dr. Robert Andrews
36 years experience Interventional Radiology
Transarterial : Transarterial chemoembolization (tace) can cause side effects, as you've described, and can have prolonged recovery. The degree to which each patient ... Read More
Dr. Ralph Layman
20 years experience Transplant Surgery
Quality of life: Tace doesn't cure liver cancer. It will help extend life in some patients. If you have tolerated treatments in the past without much difficultly it ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Liver cancer: 52 M from Dhahran asks: Is rapid significant weight loss for a liver cancer patient in advance stage indicative of something? ANS: I would ask your Dr ... Read More
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Dr. Humberto Quintana
44 years experience Psychiatry
liver fails ; other: Hepatic encephalopathy this is graded from 0 to 4: grade 0 (subclinical) - normal mental status, but minimal changes in memory, concentration, intel ... Read More
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Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
39 years experience General Surgery
Stage 3 or higher: The generally accepted criteria for transplanting a liver for cancer is using the Milan criteria, i.e. Stage 1 or 2. This is for the most common type ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Depends: That depends on what the lab normal range is.(This varies lab to lab) Knowing prior values are also helpful in better interpretation.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Yes: Rising above normal is concerning, but this is a very small rise for liver cancer. Fever, alcohol, indolent hepatitis(esp C) and other meds can caus ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Depends on origin: Liver cancer in actuality represents a primary hepatoma of the liver. Such lesions are not staged but rather considered resectable or unresectable. ... Read More
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Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
It depends: Steroids are commonly used to treat chronic fatigue and are proven useful in the short terms. But the use of a potent steroid like Decadron for more t ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
It is a bad sign: Liver cancer can be associated with ascites. Some patients respond to treatment with sorafenib which is the recommended treatment. Once this has been ... Read More
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
It can be Cancer: The liver tumors may be due to Cancer of the gall bladder which often spreads into the liver unless it is treated, removed early. ACT scan can often s ... Read More

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