Liver cancer

Liver cancer awareness

Liver cancer or hepatic cancer is cancer that starts in the liver.

The most common types of liver cancer are: hepatocellular carcinoma or HCC  and cholangiocarcinoma.

Based on several factors, your treatment options may include:

  • Surgery, partial hepatectomy or liver transplantation
  • Tumor ablation
  • Tumor embolization
  • Radiation therapy
  • Targeted therapy
  • Chemotherapy

Depending on your situation, you may have different types of doctors on your treatment team: a surgeon, a radiation oncologist, a medical oncologist and a gastroenterologist.

More info about liver transplantation

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