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Surgery

Find out more about liver cancer surgery. 

Types of surgery

Surgery is the main treatment for primary liver cancer. Find out about the types of surgery for liver cancer.  

Liver transplant surgery

Find out more information about liver transplant surgery. 

Going into hospital

Find out about what you need to take in, what to expect and how to prepare to make it less stressful.

Preparing for surgery

You will have an appointment at the pre assessment clinic 1 or 2 weeks before your operation. Find out more about preparing you for surgery.

On the day

Knowing what will happen on the day of your operation can make it easier for you to cope. 

After surgery

Find out how you’ll feel after your surgery, possible problems after surgery and your follow up appointments.

Problems after surgery

There is a risk of problems or complications after any operation.

Last reviewed: 
09 Mar 2015

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