Liver cancer is a type of tumour that originally develops in the liver. It is a very common cancer worldwide and usually tends to appear in people with chronic liver disease. It requires an early diagnosis to maintain the possibility of applying a curative treatment. As such, regular ultrasound check-ups are vitally important in patients at risk of developing liver cancer.  

Liver cancer explained in first person

Professionals and patients explain how you live with the disease
In most cases, although of course not all, treatment prevents this disease from becoming a chronic illness.

Substantiated information by:

Alejandro Forner González
Jordi Bruix Tudo
María Reig Monzón
Neus Llarch Alfonso

Published: 13 May 2020
Updated: 13 May 2020

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