When to call a doctor for liver cancer

Updated at: Jan 19, 2013
When to call a doctor for liver cancer

Liver cancer is a deadly disease escaping which can get extremely taxing. Therefore, find out when you should seek medical help, because reaching a doctor at the right time is important,

Dr Poonam Sachdev
CancerWritten by: Dr Poonam SachdevPublished at: Jan 19, 2013

Most symptoms of liver cancer, any other liver disease or health problem are usually not specific, so it is better for you to consult your doctor if you experience any signs or symptoms that worry you. If you have symptoms suggestive of liver problems of any kind, including liver cancer, such as fatigue, decreased appetite, yellowing of skin and eyes, abdominal pain and weight loss seek medical advice.


[Read: How to Prevent Liver Cancer]


If you have been diagnosed with liver cancer consult your doctor if:

  • you have any questions regarding the disease, prognosis and may be before deciding on treatment.
  • while on treatment you have sudden worsening of symptoms or severe side effects of treatment
  • if you have recurrence of symptoms after the cancer was controlled with treatment.


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