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Liver Cancer

Liver Cancer

Definition of liver cancer: Primary liver cancer is cancer that forms in the tissues of the liver. Secondary liver cancer is cancer that spreads to the liver from another part of the body. 

Estimated new cases and deaths from liver and intrahepatic bile duct cancer in the United States in 2014:

  • New cases: 33,190
  • Deaths: 23,000

See the online booklet What You Need To Know About™ Liver Cancer to learn about liver cancer symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and questions to ask the doctor.

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