Cancersuxs' Journey with Hepatocellular Carcinoma or Hepatocel...

Caregiver: Liver Cancer > Hepatocellular Carcinoma or Hepatocellular Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 6 years ago, Male, Age: 76

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    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carc...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    My dad is on nevavar. They say that is all there is for hcc patients. If there is something else out there please let me know. He has hcc with met spots on spine and does not have hepatitis.

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    almost 5 years ago
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    Radiation

    Not sure which one he had but it was a no go. It caused problems with his heart due to the location where the tumor was at at T2on spine

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    Side Effects

    With the rad. it didn't work caused more problems. With the nexavar he cant take the full dose. If he does within 4 days he is in the hospital. Any one with the same problem? Can any one help with advise to help me help my dad?

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