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Hemangioma in liver of pregnant woman, can it affect the baby ?

hi I have a friend who has been told she has one of these tumours on her liver but she is 30weeks pregnant can it affect the baby
Asked On : Thu, 25 Nov 2010
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Hi Welcome to Health Care Magic
Hemangioma in mother liver does not effect the baby.
Usually hemangioma do not cause any symptoms and do not require treatment. Only when are huge and cause symptoms they need surgical removal.They are usually detected unexpectedly on Ultrasound or CT scan.

Dr. Jagdish
Answered: Thu, 25 Nov 2010
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