Liver Cancer

Liver Cancer

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Liver Cancer

Liver Cancer

Did you know?

An average man’s lifetime risk of being diagnosed with liver cancer is about 1 in 94, and a woman’s risk is 1 in 212.
(www.cancer.org)

Liver cancer is most commonly found in people over the age of 50.
(http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)

Symptoms for liver cancer include abdominal pain or tenderness, especially in the upper-right part, easy bruising or bleeding, enlarged abdomen, and yellow skin or eyes (jaundice).
(http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)

Liver cancer is much more common in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia than in the United States.
(www.cancer.org)

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Resources

American Liver Foundation
1(212)668-1000
liverfoundation.org

Global Liver Institute
www.globalliver.org