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Liver Cancer and Edema: Tips for Preventing and Reducing Edema


If you have liver cancer, you may experience swelling and abnormal accumulations of fluids. This condition is called edema. Edema may occur anyplace in your body, but common places for fluid to accumulate include your legs, feet, lower back, and hands. Men may suffer from edema of the scrotum. Edema may occur inside your body too. You may have fluid buildup in your lungs or around your heart. An accumulation of fluid in your abdomen is...

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