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Liver failure: When the liver fails to function. See detailed information below for a list of 451 causes of Liver failure, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Liver failure.
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The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Liver failure as a symptom.
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including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Liver failure 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.
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Liver failure as a symptom include:
The failure of the liver to detoxify chemicals in the body leading to a clinical disease
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Severe inability of the liver to function normally, as evidenced by severe jaundice and abnormal levels of ammonia, bilirubin, alkaline phosphatase, glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase, lactic dehydrogenase, and reversal of the albumin/globulin ratio.
- (Source - CRISP)
The list below shows some of the causes of Liver failure mentioned in various sources:
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 failure. Of the 451 causes of Liver failure that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Liver failure' 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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The following list of medical conditions have Liver failure 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Liver failure based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Medical Conditions associated with Liver failure:
Symptoms related to Liver failure:
Jaundice (789 causes), Hepatitis (42 causes), Swollen liver (1314 causes), Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (1 cause), Bromfenac, Cardiac failure, Right sided, Carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1 deficiency, Cerebrohepatorenal syndrome, Cholestatic jaundice, Cirrhosis of liver (119 causes), Cystic fibrosis, Ethanol, Fasciola hepatica, Glycogenosis type 4
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