Cirrhosis of the liver

In cirrhosis the functional liver tissue is replaced by connective tissue.Of the causes of liver cirrhosis, fatty liver is a reversible condition. Also alcoholic hepatitis is often cured if the patient stops consumption of alcohol. Proneness to developing an alcoholic liver disease is individual and not predictable. Women are more prone to liver disease than men.Liver biopsy is the only reliable method to diagnose liver cirrhosis.

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ISBN: 9788869302152