Fletcher Allen, a Vermont university hospital and medical center, serves all of
Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
Liver Cancer Diagnosis
If you have liver cancer, you need the care and expertise of a specialized group of physicians who work together as a team to provide advanced care.
Diagnosing Liver Cancer at Fletcher Allen
Fletcher Allen's physicians are specially trained in advanced technology to diagnose liver cancer.
Your doctor may order any of the following, which take pictures of the inside of your body:
Fine-need aspiration is a way to take a tissue or cell sample for testing (called biopsy). During this procedure a needle is inserted through your skin and into your pancreas to collect the biopsy.
Blood tests may indicate problems with your liver function.
Learn more about liver cancer treatment.
Find a Fletcher Allen physician or call us at 877-540-HOPE (4673).