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What are visceral metastases exactly ?

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Dr. Devon Webster
Medical Oncology 23 years experience
Cancer in organs: Metastases, or areas of cancer spread, to the liver, lungs, or other organs in the body. Metastases to bone are not visceral metastases.
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Dr. William A Biermann
Medical Oncology 47 years experience
Spread to internal : Organs sucks as the liver or lung. This is in contrast to skin soft tissue, fluids, or bone. It usually means an aggressive spread.
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