End-stage liver disease refers to an advanced stage of liver tissue damage, where the liver fails to perform its functions, according to eMedicineHealth. It is also known as liver failure. Although rarely reversible, the... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Patients with end-stage liver disease receive liver transplants when they qualify. Doctors use the patient's extent of liver damage, existence of any other conditions, likelihood of survival, ability to follow the afterc... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Symptoms of end-stage liver disease include jaundice, intense itching, easy bruising or bleeding, and loss of appetite, according to Mayo Clinic. The patient may notice swelling in the legs and abdomen due to intense flu... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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