Liver failure

What is Liver failure?

Liver failure is the inability of the liver to perform its normal synthetic and metabolic function as part of normal physiology. Two forms are recognised, acute and chronic.

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Hello, my grandma is 71 turning 72 in July. She is basically in the end stages of liver failure. She had a tube that was drain excess fluid but she...

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Hi Doctor, i lost my daughter last month due to what the doctors said was hepatomegaly, why was her stool black in color?
Could it be that her...

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Liver failure could be the biggest reason for her death. What lead to liver failure? Liver function test done before...

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Hi, I have a question on behalf of my sister in law. A few weeks ago she was diagnosed with Acute liver failure after finding out that she was...

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