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How will my doctor know if I have liver cancer?
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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Scan
The best test to detect liver cancer are MRI with special enhancing contrast.
Triple phase ct scan is also a good test at finding liver cancer. Occasionally a blood test AFP can be elevated in liver cancer, but there is not a perfect correlation.

In brief: Scan
The best test to detect liver cancer are MRI with special enhancing contrast.
Triple phase ct scan is also a good test at finding liver cancer. Occasionally a blood test AFP can be elevated in liver cancer, but there is not a perfect correlation.
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
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Dr. Lance Stein
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
In brief: Screening
Patients identified at a high risk for liver cancer (hcc) will be offered screening by their physician.

In brief: Screening
Patients identified at a high risk for liver cancer (hcc) will be offered screening by their physician.
Dr. Lance Stein
Dr. Lance Stein
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