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Why is ascites could happen on mesothelioma patient? Is that means the cancer is spreaded to organs near the abdomen like ovaries? Please advice.

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: It is caused by tumo

Your tumor causes ascites.
This is common in most abdominal cancers as fluid leaks out of the cancerous tumors.. Only an effective anticancer treatment can slow it down.

In brief: It is caused by tumo

Your tumor causes ascites.
This is common in most abdominal cancers as fluid leaks out of the cancerous tumors.. Only an effective anticancer treatment can slow it down.
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