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A 67-year-old female asked:

Can tace be done on the liver for liver mets if there are peritoneal mets for metastic colon cancer ?

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Trauma Surgery 52 years experience
Yes: But probably not advised since peritoneal mets are more rapidly fatal than liver mets. Has your oncologist suggested intra-abdominal installation of chemotherapy This article may help http://jjco.oxfordjournals.org/content/31/12/571.full
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