New liver cancer treatment has doctors excited - KMOV.com

New liver cancer treatment has doctors excited

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NEW YORK (KMOV.com) - Liver cancer is on the rise in the United States. The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 39,000 people will be diagnosed with liver cancer in 2016.

Most of those people will be 45 and older, with 70 percent dying. Liver cancer has more than tripled since 1980.

But doctors are excited about a promising new treatment being used in New York.

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