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The liver is a vital organ present in vertebrates and some other animals; it has a wide range of functions, a few of which are detoxification, protein synthesis, and production of biochemicals necessary for digestion. The...
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Liver disease is a broad term describing any single number of diseases affecting the liver. Many are accompanied by jaundice caused by increased levels of bilirubin in the system. The bilirubin results from the breakup of the hemoglobin of dead red blood cells;...
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WebMD's Liver Anatomy Page provides detailed images, ... Hepatitis: Inflammation of the liver, usually caused by viruses ... The liver then becomes unable ...
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Learn more about cirrhosis of the liver including causes, diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment. ... Fatty liver associated with obesity and diabetes. ...
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CLDT surgeons have pioneered liver transplantation surgery, and today ... Liver Transplantation Patient Guide. Psychosocial Resources for Transplant Patients ...
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Liver Cancer | Cancer.Net - The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is the world's leading professional organization representing physicians who treat ...
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Describes the liver diseases steatosis, hepatitis, and cirrhosis, as well ... Liver ... Steatohepatitis is fatty liver accompanied by inflammation and ...
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Liver, largest internal organ of the human body. ... Liver - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ... But if the liver is damaged repeatedly over a long period of ...
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What Should You Ask Your Doctor About Liver Cancer? What Happens After Treatment? ... What's New in Liver Cancer Research and Treatment? Additional Resources ...
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The bulk of the liver consists of hepatocytes, which are epithelial cells with a ... The liver receives a dual vascular supply. ...
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Provides general information about liver biopsy. ... How soon do results come back from a liver biopsy? ... main types of liver biopsy are percutaneous, ...
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Overview of liver cirrhosis including information about the causes, symptoms,complications, and treatment. From National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.
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The liver is an organ in some animals, including vertebrates (and therefore humans) ... This divides the liver into a left anatomical lobe, and a right ...
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