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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



liver cancer  listen  (LIH-ver KAN-ser)

  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.

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Gastrointestinal (digestive) system anatomy; shows esophagus, liver, stomach, large intestine, and small intestine.