Chemoebolization for Liver Cancer

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Last Modified: May 7, 2012

Question:

My husband is getting "chemoembolization" for liver cancer. Why does he have to have this procedure rather than getting actual chemotherapy? What are the risks involved in this procedure?

Answer:

This question and answer was part of the OncoLink Brown Bag Chat Series. View the entire transcript from the Focus on GI Cancers webchat.

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