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I had a liver cancer operation in which they found a tumer

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I had a liver cancer operation in which they found a tumer of 3.5kg and am told they the operation went well from the the specialist who performed the operation.
They have taken 65%of my liver on the right side how long should it take to grow back
Submitted: 26 days ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 26 days ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 26 days ago.

Thanks for this question

The liver is a highly regenerating organ

It will grow back fully in 3-6 months.

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