The liver is the main organ in the human body. A liver will function almost all the main function in a body. A person can live without a liver for a maximum of two days with the help of machines or equipment. The liver is the only organ which will perform over 500 functions inside the body. Not only the function it will also produce 1000 enzymes and other protein which is needed for human health. The liver is the biggest organ in the human body. Liver cancer is the most common nowadays. Liver cancer is been caused in many ways. It will damage the whole liver and stops its functions.
How much is the cost of liver surgery in India?
The minimum cost of the liver cancer treatment cost in India will be, for liver transplant it will be USD 38000 and for chemotherapy USD 1100. Liver cancer can only be found out by doing testing. Liver cancer at the first two stages has the chance to cure more and in the third stage, we can give a fifty-percentage assurance.
How can liver cancer be affected and the treatments?
Cancer can be affected in any part of the human body. Liver cancer will be affected only in the liver. Cancer cell will spread to many parts of the body if we don’t find it out and do proper treatment. Liver cancer is one of the most difficult ones to cure. If the cancer is just affected apart of the liver then it is very easy to be carried and if cancer has affected the whole liver then it is very difficult to cure. After the liver treatment, the person can survive for almost 5 years and sometimes more than that. The first sign of liver cancer will be shown by our body by
- Yellowing the skin
- Abdomen in the right side will pain
- Shoulder blade will pain
- Lump in the right upper abdomen will pain
- Back pain
By seeing the above-mentioned sign is the only way to check whether we are having cancer or not. For liver cancer, we don’t have a screening test.
Liver transplantation is the only method to cure liver cancer. The liver can be transplanted from a donor or dead person. The liver is the only organ in the human body which will come back to its original function within weeks after the transplantation surgery. The liver which is transplanted from a donor will be placed and within weeks it will come and work to its function. Liver transplantation will be only done at the end stage of the liver functioning and fully liver failure cases. Liver transplantation will be having many complications and it can be cured easily also. There are four stages in liver cancer they are, in the first stage the tumor which is present in the liver will be not spread in any other part. In this stage, the treatment is very easy and the chances of getting worse are more. In the second stage, the tumor will reach the blood vessels, in this stage, the chances are also more. In the third stage. The tumor will be reaching the main blood vessels in which cancer will reach the gallbladder and it is somewhat difficult to cure. In this stage, we can do the liver transplantation surgery. In the fourth stage or the last stage, cancer has been spread to other parts of the body.
For people who have liver cancer and we have found it out can undergo a surgery which will remove the tumor completely.
The reasons for liver cancer are
- Type 2 diabetes
- Family history
- Heavyweight alcohol using
- Long term exposure to aflatoxins
- Low immunity
The liver is one of the important and most functioning organs in the human body. Without liver, it is very difficult to survive. There are many advanced treatments for liver cancer in various part of our country.