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If You Have been diagnosed or may have Liver Cancer

6 min read - Liver cancer is a cancer that starts in the liver. It happens when cells in the liver start to change and grow out of control, crowding out normal cells. This makes it hard for the body to work the way it should. The liver makes bile to help the body use food. It also cleans the blood and helps the blood clot when you are cut. Liver cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body....


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