Liver cancer is truly more common in the Philippines than in most other countries. In 2014, liver cancer claimed the lives of 20 Filipinos a day; a number that is projected to double by 2030. The characteristics of minimally invasive treatment are few side effects, small trauma and quick recovery, which prevent liver cancer patients from surgery and side effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
Classification of Liver Cancer
They are several types of liver cancer based on the type of cells that becomes cancerous, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), fibrolamellar HCC, Cholangiocarcinoma, Angiosarcoma, Secondary liver cancer.
Interpretation of Liver Cancer Pathology Report
• What is Alpha-fetoprotein? Does a high level of Alpha-fetoprotein mean liver cancer?
• What is TNM system of liver cancer?
• What is primary liver cancer and secondary liver cancer?
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Liver Cancer Stages and Corresponding 5-year Survival Rate
Early stage of primary liver: 31%
Liver cancer metastasis to lymph nodes: 11%
Liver cancer metastasis to distant organ: 3%
Treatment for Liver Cancer
Torturous Traditional Anticancer Technology
Operation：Big Trauma and High Risk;
Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy: unbearable toxic side effects, like hair losing, vomiting and etc.
Improve the survival rate of Liver Cancer with New Technology
Minimally Invasive Therapy: 2-3mm incision, few side effects, little pain