Treatments for stage D liver cancer
There are no treatments for stage D liver cancer. At this stage, the cancer is very advanced. The focus is on treatment that can ease the pain and symptoms (palliative care) of advanced liver cancer.
Talk to your healthcare team. They can help you choose care and treatment for advanced cancer.
You may be asked if you want to join a clinical trial for liver cancer. Find out more about clinical trials.
I was in total shock when I heard the diagnosis of cancer. Cancer to me was an adult’s disease. Being a 13-year-old teenager, it certainly wasn’t even on my radar.
Great progress has been made
Some cancers, such as thyroid and testicular, have survival rates of over 90%. Other cancers, such as pancreatic, brain and esophageal, continue to have very low survival rates.