End-stage liver disease is an irreversible condition in which the liver is scarred beyond repair and loses function, according to Mayo Clinic. Decreased appetite, itching, easy bleeding, nausea, yellowing of the skin, di... More »

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Early symptoms of liver failure are diarrhea, nausea, fatigue and a loss of appetite, according to WebMD. As liver failure progresses, worse symptoms begin to appear, which include bleeding easily, disorientation and con... More »

Doctors diagnose liver failure using symptoms, a physical examination of the patient, and the results of blood tests. They classify liver failure that occurs slowly over a course of months or years as chronic, and that w... More »

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Liver disease is a term used to describe any condition that inhibits healthy liver function. Diagnosis and treatment of liver disease depends on its particular type and cause, according to MedicineNet. More »

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Hepatitis B is a condition that affects the liver, and can cause liver cancer, liver scarring and sometimes, complete failure of the liver. In some cases, it can be terminal. It is a result of infection from the hepatiti... More »

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A demyelinating disease is a condition such as multiple sclerosis that damages the myelin sheath protecting the nerve fibers in the central nervous system, as stated by Mayo Clinic. This can cause the slowing or complete... More »

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Typical symptoms of Alzheimer's disease at different stages include increasing memory loss, confusion, impaired judgement and other symptoms of dementia, states Mayo Clinic. Dementia refers to a condition of disrupted me... More »