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what are the last stages of liver cancer

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Solhjem
20 years experience Radiation Oncology
Options..: It really depends upon where the pain is coming from, the liver itself or somewhere else. Your oncologist will be able to tell you this. There are m ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Varies: Shortness of breath. Hemorrhage from anywhere. Feeling cold. Drop in blood pressure, and pallor. Sudden onset of ascites or marked worsening of jaundi ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
48 years experience Family Medicine
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
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Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not cancer: 5 years of pain unlikely to be cancer, and certainly a liver tumor would grow enough in 4-5 years to show up on imaging studies. If you have been havi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check up: It never hurts, but it really depends on what caused her liver cancer and cirrhosis. If it was hepatitis C that is usually transmitted sexually or th ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Liver failure: Advanced liver cancer can lead to Jaundice(yellowness of eyes), weight loss, poor appetite and ascites. Rising bilirubin leads to liver failure, menta ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Krook
Dr. Jon Krook answered
23 years experience General Surgery
Colon cancer: Sorry about your loss. I assume fob is fecal occult blood test. It sounds like your mother had colon cancer. Colon cancer, especially in the right ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lance Stein
Specializes in Hepatology
HCC: There are many types of cancers that can develop in or spread to the liver. The most common type is hepatocellular carcinoma and it is usually the ty ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience Surgical Oncology
Not usually: Liver cancer is usually not painful. The condition that leads to liver cancer (chronic hepatitis/cirrhosis) can cause vague pain in the right upper qu ... Read More
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