Liver Cancer

Health and Fitness

The Liver

The liver located under your right ribs underneath the right lung. The liver is figured like a pyramid and is partitioned into right and left lobes. The liver gets its supply of blood from two vessels. Most of its blood comes from the Hepatic Portal Vein and the rest comes from the Hepatic Artery. The hepatic artery supplies the liver with blood that is rich in oxygen and the portal vein carries nutrient-rich blood from the intestines to the liver.

Functions of Liver

It has many essential works:-

  • It removes harmful substances from the blood.
  • It makes enzymes and bile that help digest food.
  • It also converts food into substances needed for life and growth.

Overview of Liver Cancer

Cancer set in motions in cells, the building blocks that build up tissues. Tissues make up the organs of the body. Normal cells grow and divide to…

View original post 962 more words

Advertisements