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Does a large amount of ascites indicate metastatic cancer throughout the abdomen?
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Dr. James Cain
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Possibly
Ascites is common in liver disease, happens sometimes in congestive heart failure.
It can happen with a large tumor burden in the abdomen, but not always. You should review this finding with your doctor.

In brief: Possibly
Ascites is common in liver disease, happens sometimes in congestive heart failure.
It can happen with a large tumor burden in the abdomen, but not always. You should review this finding with your doctor.
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