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Liver conditions

Liver conditions: Introduction

Any condition that affects the liver. The liver is a body organ responsible for numerous functions such as storage and filtering of blood, bile production, metabolism of fat and sugars and making compounds which control blood volumes and clotting. Liver conditions include hepatitis, cirrhosis and abscesses. Jaundice is one of the more common signs of liver problems. ...more »

Symptoms of Liver conditions

Treatments for Liver conditions

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Liver conditions?

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Liver conditions: Deaths

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Types of Liver conditions

Causes of Liver conditions

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Disease Topics Related To Liver conditions

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Liver conditions: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Liver conditions

Rare undiagnosed iron disorder causes various severe conditions: The rare "iron overload" disorder, hemochromatosis, can cause a variety of symptoms and result in various severe...read more »

Rare copper disease insidious and misdiagnosed: Wilson's disease (a form of copper overload) is a rare disorder that has a slow and insidious onset that can often fail to be...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance....read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see ...read more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician. The reasons are multifactorial. Possible conditions include chronic hepatitis...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, ...read more »

Liver conditions: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Liver conditions

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Liver conditions: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Liver conditions

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Liver conditions: Animations

Prognosis for Liver conditions

Research about Liver conditions

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Clinical Trials for Liver conditions

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Prevention of Liver conditions

Prevention information for Liver conditions has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Liver conditions.

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Liver conditions: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Liver conditions:

A disease affecting the liver - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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