9 Warning Signs of Liver Cancer

Posted on Jan 25 2017 - 11:12am by miriam

Liver cancer can be tricky to detect and is often quite hidden for a period of time. The liver is an amazing regenerative organ and because it can repair itself some, it can continue to work whilst under a lot of pressure even if degenerative.

In terms of cancer, a secondary liver cancer is often seen, this is where the cancer has actually moved on to the liver from another part of the body. This suggests a more advanced cancer has taken hold. The answer is to catch the cancer early before it spreads. We list 9 signs to be aware of.

1. Weight loss

Keep an eye on unexpected weight loss. This can be a key indicator of liver cancer.
Over 40% of diagnosed cancer sufferers presented unexplained weight loss. If you are not suffering from any factors that affect can affect your weight, like stress or metabolism. Make sure you see a medical practitioner to rule out liver issues.