About fluid in the abdomen

Find out about the causes and symptoms of having fluid in the abdomen.

Treating fluid in the abdomen

Learn about treatments for fluid in the abdomen (ascites).

Support at home for you and your family

You might need some care and support at home. A lot of practical and emotional support is available to you. 

Resources and support

There are lots of organisations, support groups and helpful books to help you cope with symptoms and side effects caused by cancer and its treatment.

Last reviewed: 
16 Aug 2018

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