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Liver problems

Liver problems: Introduction

Further information about Liver problems is below, or review more specific information about these types of Liver problems: Abnormal liver function tests, Enlarged liver, Enlarged liver and spleen, Fatty liver, Liver abnormalities, Liver cancer, Liver damage, Liver dysfunction or other types.

Liver problems: Any problems that are associated with the livers structure and function. See detailed information below for a list of 1613 causes of Liver problems, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Liver problems: Symptom Checker

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Liver problems Treatments

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Stories from Users for Liver problems

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Liver problems: Animations

Medications or substances causing Liver problems:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Liver problems as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Liver problems: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Liver problems may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Liver problems

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Liver problems: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Liver problems

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....read more »

Liver problems: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Detailed list of causes of Liver problems

The list below shows some of the causes of Liver problems mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Liver problems?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Liver problems. Of the 1613 causes of Liver problems that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 9 causes are "common" diseases
  • 12 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 8 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 59 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1550 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Liver problems:

The following list of conditions have 'Liver problems' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Liver problems:

The following list of medical conditions have Liver problems or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Liver problems Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Liver problems based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Liver problems:

    Subtypes of Liver problems:

    Abnormal liver function tests (12 causes), Enlarged liver (1314 causes), Enlarged liver and spleen (1170 causes), Fatty liver (61 causes), Liver abnormalities (23 causes), Liver cancer (40 causes), Liver damage (134 causes), Liver dysfunction (57 causes), Liver enlargement (102 causes), Liver failure (451 causes), Liver inflammation (42 causes), Liver mass (12 causes), Liver pain (30 causes), Liver symptoms (1644 causes), Liver tenderness (36 causes), Hepatic encephalopathy (16 causes), Hepatitis (42 causes), Jaundice in pregnancy (37 causes), Jaundice-like symptoms (708 causes), Jaundice (789 causes), Swollen spleen (1232 causes), neonatal jaundice (65 causes), yellow skin (397 causes), yellow eyes (386 causes), Acute liver pain (5 causes), Large tender liver (36 causes), Jaundice in children (96 causes), Intermittent chronic liver pain (4 causes), Cirrhosis of liver (119 causes), Ascites due to liver cirrhosis (15 causes), Hepatomegaly similar to that in hematochromatosis (12 causes), Liver lump (8 causes), Chronic liver pain (8 causes), Uremic frost (5 causes), Mild chronic liver pain (4 causes), Liver ulcer (3 causes), Jaundice in infants (29 causes), Jaundice due to infection in children (11 causes), liver infection (12 causes), Elevated Anti-liver/ kidney microsomal antibodies (1 cause), Organ rupture (6 causes), Enlarged liver in children (82 causes), Liver inflammation in pregnancy (10 causes), Acute hepatitis in children (25 causes), Obstruction of common bile duct (7 causes), Liver dysfunction during pregnancy (14 causes), Hepatic failure (83 causes), Cholestatic pruritus (6 causes), Liver redness (7 causes), Unresponsive Postictal state as in case of hepatic encephalopathy (27 causes), Increased bilirubin (13 causes), Hepatorenal syndrome (7 causes), Acute liver pain in pregnancy (13 causes), Hepatic ulcer (3 causes), Disorders of the liver in adults (10 causes), Hepatic porphyria, Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (10 causes), Abnormal Liver Function Tests in Pregnancy (18 causes), Liver problems in pregnancy (10 causes), Icterus (70 causes), Hepatitis in children (15 causes), Liver enlargement in pregnancy (5 causes), Recurring chronic liver pain (6 causes), Portal hypertension similar to cirrhosis of liver (14 causes), Increased faecal urobilinogen (1 cause), Liver tenderness in pregnancy (20 causes), Icterus similar to that in case of cirrhosis of liver (50 causes), Disorders of the liver in children (3 causes), Severe chronic liver pain (7 causes), Liver pain in pregnancy (13 causes), Reye's syndrome (10 causes), Liver dysfunction in pregnancy (10 causes), Liver abnormalities in pregnancy (10 causes), Flapping tremors as seen in cirrhosis of liver (6 causes), Liver deformity (9 causes), Liver damage in pregnancy (10 causes), Jaundice in older children (35 causes), Liver bruise (1 cause), Liver symptoms in pregnancy (13 causes), Gradual onset of clubbing due to hepatobiliary causes (3 causes), Icterus in pregnancy (11 causes), Hepatomegaly similar to that in cirrhosis of liver (15 causes), Kernicterus (20 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Liver problems:

    Liver symptoms (1644 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Liver problems:

    Jaundice (789 causes), Hepatitis (42 causes), Swollen liver (1314 causes), Abnormal liver function tests (12 causes), Enlarged liver (1314 causes), Enlarged liver and spleen (1170 causes), Fatty liver (61 causes), Liver abnormalities (23 causes), Liver cancer (40 causes), Liver damage (134 causes), Liver dysfunction (57 causes)

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    Medical News summaries about Liver problems

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