A 39-year-old member asked:
does a large amount of ascites indicate metastatic cancer throughout the abdomen?
1 doctor answer
Dr. James Cain answered
35 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Possibly: Ascites is common in liver disease, happens sometimes in congestive heart failure. It can happen with a large tumor burden in the abdomen, but not always. You should review this finding with your doctor.
Answered on Jun 11, 2015
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