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Signs and symptoms

What are the symptoms of metastatic liver cancer?

The following are the most common symptoms of metastatic liver cancer; however, each individual may experience symptoms differently:

  • Weight loss.
  • Poor appetite.
  • Enlarged, hard and tender liver.
  • Fever.
  • Enlarged spleen.
  • Ascites – fluid build-up in the abdominal cavity.
  • Jaundice – yellowing of the skin and eyes.
  • Confusion.
  • Drowsiness.

The symptoms of metastatic liver cancer may resemble other medical conditions or problems. Always consult your physician for a diagnosis.

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