Hepatic injury

What is Hepatic injury?

A liver injury is some form of trauma sustained to the liver. This can occur through either a blunt force such as a car accident, or a penetrating foreign object such as a knife. Liver injuries constitute 5% of all traumas, making it the most common abdominal injury. Generally nonoperative management and observation is all that is required for a full recovery.

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this is my son this his pcr test it is important to interpret the result in accordance with symptomos clinical finding and investigationof the...

doctor1 MD

Hello there,
As you already mentioned the only tests determining the need for treatment are the HBV DNA PCR Quantitative titre and the liver...

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Today I fell from the 2nd step from the top of a 12' ladder and landed on my right shoulder, wrist, and top right side of my head, I went to the ER...

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Hi,
Hydrocodone us a opioid analgesic for treatment of severe pain and cough suppressant.
It doesn't have any side effects of jaundice or liver...

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hiiiiiiiii just 2 days before i went for blood test nd my sgpt( alt ) level is 199 units/ml nd my sgot(ast) level is 73 units/ml nd my doctor...

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Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Your SGPT & SGOT level are quite high and they are sign of liver injury.

You may discuss with your treating doctor /...

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