Liver Cancer; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, & Treatment Options

Signs and symptoms

Liver cancer is a silent disease, and it usually won’t give out any signs and symptoms. When symptomatic, liver cancer is generally in an advanced stage of the disease. Still, you can have a few early signs and symptoms caused by underlying conditions that lead to hepatocellular carcinoma. Keep watch for the following:

  • Jaundice and an itchy skin
  • Varices and bleeding
  • Swelling of the feet
  • Abdominal swelling and pain
  • Weight loss and loss of appetite
  • Hepatic encephalopathy (neurologic alterations)

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Written by Martin Davis