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Liver enlargement

Liver enlargement: Introduction

Liver enlargement: This is where there is an enlargement of the liver. See detailed information below for a list of 102 causes of Liver enlargement, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Liver enlargement:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Liver enlargement. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Liver enlargement:

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Liver enlargement Treatments

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Stories from Users for Liver enlargement

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Liver enlargement: Animations

Medications or substances causing Liver enlargement:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Liver enlargement 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.

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Liver enlargement

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Liver enlargement: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Liver enlargement

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Detailed list of causes of Liver enlargement

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

How Common are these Causes of Liver enlargement?

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 enlargement. Of the 102 causes of Liver enlargement that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 6 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 13 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 89 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Liver enlargement:

The following list of conditions have 'Liver enlargement' 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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Causes of Liver enlargement Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Liver enlargement 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 enlargement:

    Medical Conditions associated with Liver enlargement:

    Liver symptoms (1644 causes), Liver problems (1613 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Liver enlargement:

    Jaundice (789 causes), Hepatitis (42 causes), Swollen liver (1314 causes), Infectious mononucleosis, CMV, Leptospirosis (5 causes), Brucellosis (5 causes), Malaria, Amebiasis, Alcoholic hepatitis, Toxic hepatitis, Fatty liver (61 causes), Cirrhosis

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