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Radioactive beads can help treat liver cancer

16 Jul

In this treatment, millions of the glass or polymer beads are injected into the liver’s main artery to help destroy the tumors.

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By Rebecca Burton rburton@miamiherald.com

Patients with liver cancer typically have few choices of treatment: chemotherapy directly to the liver (chemoembolization), removal of part of the liver, or a liver transplant. Continue reading

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