Chemo Infusion and Chemoembolization of Liver Center - West Des Moines, IA
West Des Moines Oncologist Doctors for Chemo Infusion and Chemoembolization of Liver
Type of Physician: Oncologist
What is a Oncologist?
A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine; the oncologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. These subspecialists decide on and administer chemotherapy as well as consult with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatment for cancer.
Specialty: Oncology (Medical)
Common Name: Cancer Doctor
West Des Moines, Iowa
Arterial Chemotherapy Infusion & Chemoembolization of Liver
Why is the chemotherapy injected into the hepatic artery?
The normal liver gets its blood supply from two sources: the portal vein (about 70%) and the hepatic artery (30%). Primary liver cancer, also known as hepatoma or hepatocellular c...
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