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The liver is the second largest organ in the body. It is located in the right upper abdomen under the rib cage. The liver has many important jobs. It filters harmful ...

https://liverfoundation.org/for-patients/about-the-liver/the-progression-of-liver-disease/

Cirrhosis, cancer and liver failure stages can threaten your life. It's important to catch liver disease early, in the inflammation and fibrosis stages.

https://getpalliativecare.org/whatis/disease-types/liver-disease-palliative-care/

Chronic liver failure, also called end-stage liver disease, may take from several ... Palliative (pronounced “pal-lee-uh-tiv”) care is specialized medical care for people with ... will also help you better understand your condition and what to expect.

https://surgery.ucsf.edu/conditions--procedures/end-stage-liver-disease-(esld).aspx

Chronic liver failure, also called end-stage liver disease, progresses over months , ... While liver transplantation is a viable treatment option for ESLD, with ... This scarring process is called fibrosis (pronounced "fi-bro-sis"), and it happens little ...

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hepatitis-c/expert-answers/hepatitis-c/faq-20058533

End-stage complications of hepatitis C include liver failure and liver cancer. ... The only effective treatment for people with end-stage liver disease is a liver ...

https://www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/understanding-cirrhosis-basic-information

Feb 16, 2019 ... Learn why your liver can get scar tissue that affects how well the organ ... It usually happens over a long period of time because of infection or alcohol addiction. ... The most common things that raise your odds for cirrhosis are:.

https://www.uptodate.com/contents/palliative-care-end-stage-liver-disease

May 7, 2018 ... MELD score — Another model to predict prognosis in patients with cirrhosis is the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) score, which was ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4721840/

She had had 2 hospital admissions in the past 6 months for complications related to ... Cirrhosis is the final common end point in patients with progressive liver ...

http://www.natap.org/2002/Oct/103002_2.htm

Cirrhosis is a general term for end-stage liver disease, which can have many .... Your doctor may suspect cirrhosis if you have a history of alcohol abuse, IV drug  ...

https://www.emedicinehealth.com/cirrhosis/article_em.htm

Jan 7, 2017 ... This is called liver failure, sometimes referred to as end-stage liver disease. .... He or she may suspect cirrhosis if you have abused alcohol or IV ...