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Cirrhosis

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  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Primary Biliary Cirrhosis.

    Primary Biliary Cirrhosis(PBC) by

  • Resource Guide for Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Resource Guide for Cirrhosis.

    Resource Guide for Cirrhosis by Alayne Ronnenberg,

  • Risk Factors for Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Risk Factors for Cirrhosis.

    Risk Factors for Cirrhosis by Alayne Ronnenberg, S

  • Screening for Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Screening for Cirrhosis.

    Screening for Cirrhosis by Alayne Ronnenberg, ScD

  • Thoracentesis

    Encylopedia entry for Thoracentesis.

    Thoracentesis(Pleural Fluid Aspiration; Pleural Tap)

  • Surgical Procedures for Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Surgical Procedures for Cirrhosis.

    Surgical Procedures for Cirrhosis by Alayne Ronnen

  • Symptoms of Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Symptoms of Cirrhosis.

    Symptoms of Cirrhosis by Alayne Ronnenberg, ScD

  • Talking to Your Doctor About Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Talking to Your Doctor About Cirrhosis.

    Talking to Your Doctor About Cirrhosis by Alayne R

  • Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Cirrhosis.

    CirrhosisPronounced: sur-O-sis

  • Treatments for Cirrhosis

    Encylopedia entry for Treatments for Cirrhosis.

    Treatments for Cirrhosis by Alayne Ronnenberg, ScD

Cirrhosis Definition

Definition

Cirrhosis is a disease in which the liver becomes permanently damaged, and the structure of the liver is permanently altered. In cirrhosis, normal areas of liver are replaced by scarred areas.

Cirrhosis of the Liver

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