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Cirrhosis is severe scarring and poor function of the liver caused by long-term exposure to toxins such as alcohol or viral infections. Certain medications and disorder can also cause cirrhosis. More »
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Cirrhosis is a condition in which the liver does not function properly due to long- term damage. This damage is characterized by the replacement of normal liver ...

www.medicinenet.com/cirrhosis/article.htm

Individuals with cirrhosis may have few or no symptoms and signs of liver disease. Some of the symptoms may be nonspecific, that is, they don't suggest that the ...

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/cirrhosis-liver

Jan 25, 2017 ... Cirrhosis develops when scar tissue replaces normal, healthy tissue in your liver. It happens after the healthy cells are damaged over a long ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cirrhosis/home/ovc-20187218

Apr 6, 2016 ... Cirrhosis is a late stage of scarring (fibrosis) of the liver caused by many forms of liver diseases and conditions, such as hepatitis and chronic ...

www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/liver-disease/cirrhosis

Cirrhosis is a condition in which the liver slowly deteriorates and is unable to function normally due to chronic, or long lasting, injury. Scar tissue replaces healthy ...

www.liverfoundation.org/abouttheliver/info/cirrhosis

Chronic alcoholism is the leading cause of cirrhosis in the United States. Drinking too much alcohol can cause the liver to swell, which over time can lead to ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/cirrhosis/article_em.htm

Jan 4, 2016 ... Cirrhosis of the liver is progressice and chronic scarring of the liver, caused by hepatitis infection, alcoholism, or other factors. Learn about ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/172295.php

Jul 3, 2017 ... Cirrhosis is an abnormal liver condition in which there is irreversible scarring of the liver. There are many possible causes for this condition.

emedicine.medscape.com/article/185856-overview

Cirrhosis is defined histologically as a diffuse hepatic process characterized by fibrosis and the conversion of normal liver architecture into structurally abnormal  ...