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My husband has just had surgery for primary liver cancer in

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Hi, my husband has just had surgery for pri***** *****ver cancer in the bile ducts and will have chemo in 6 weeks' time. What is the likely prognosis? Dianne
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: No, should I?
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: He had hepatitis as a child but doesn't know which one. He is 72 years of age and in reasonable health. He has Diabetes 2 and is taking medication for high blood pressure and hypocholesterolemia.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 11 months ago.


Welcome to JA and thanks for this question. Im sorry to hear about your husband. Can i ask has the cancer spread anywhere else such as the lungs or bones etc? Do you have a picture of the MRI/MRCP report that he would have had done?