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A 48-year-old male asked:

I have a giant liver hemagioma of 17cmx11cmx14cm having this tumor would it cause my cortisol levels to be high and in turn weaken my immune system ?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
NO: you are born with it , small ones on liver need observation , larger ones some times need surgery for fear of massive hemorrhage and rupture of liver depending on location. Most of the time need segmental recession of involved area ( even lobe ) Surgery is safe in experienced hands .Speak to your doctor .

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