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What is liver cancer?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Andrew Carroll
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Cancer
Liver cancer is an uncontrolled growth of liver cells due to disregulation of the mechanisms which control cell reproduction.
It can be caused by chronic inflammation of the liver due to chronic infections, alcoholism, or chronic use of medications which adversely affect the liver.

In brief: Cancer
Liver cancer is an uncontrolled growth of liver cells due to disregulation of the mechanisms which control cell reproduction.
It can be caused by chronic inflammation of the liver due to chronic infections, alcoholism, or chronic use of medications which adversely affect the liver.
Dr. Andrew Carroll
Dr. Andrew Carroll
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Dr. Lance Stein
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: HCC
There are many types of cancers that can develop in or spread to the liver. The most common type is hepatocellular carcinoma and it is usually the type referred to when someone talks about "liver cancer".

In brief: HCC
There are many types of cancers that can develop in or spread to the liver. The most common type is hepatocellular carcinoma and it is usually the type referred to when someone talks about "liver cancer".
Dr. Lance Stein
Dr. Lance Stein
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