Liver disease (also called hepatic disease) is a type of damage to or disease of
the liver. Contents. [hide]. 1 Associated medical conditions. 1.1 Types.
Learn about liver disease symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain,
jaundice, weakness, and weight loss. Causes of liver disease vary from infection
Jul 15, 2014 ... Liver problems — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes,
prevention of liver diseases and conditions.
Some fat in your liver is normal. But if it makes up more than 5%-10% of the
organ's weight, you may have fatty liver disease. If you're a drinker, stop. That's
Alcoholic liver disease occurs after years of heavy drinking. Over time, scarring
and cirrhosis can occur. Cirrhosis is the final phase of alcoholic liver disease.
A large portion of the liver must be damaged before liver failure occurs. Liver
failure may develop rapidly over days or weeks (acute) or gradually over months
In the early stage of any liver disease, your liver may become inflamed. It may
become tender and enlarged. Inflammation shows that your body is trying to fight
There are over 100 types of liver disease, which together affect at least 2 million
people in the UK.
Although liver disease is stereotypically linked to alcohol or drugs, the truth is that
there are over 100 known forms of liver disease caused by a variety of factors ...
Jan 1, 2015 ... Much like everything one might encounter in this world, the body on the whole, or
more specifically, the parts of its sum, are not created equally.