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45 Possible Causes for Hyperglobulinemia, Liver Firm

  • Cryptogenic Cirrhosis

    CARDIAC CIRRHOSIS Clinic a l featu r es · Mild jaundice · Liver dysfunction · Hepatomegaly – firm, non tender • *Ascites · Peripheral edema · Oesophageal bleeding · Encephalopathy[medicscientist.com] The liver is typically palpable and firm, with a blunt edge, but is sometimes small and difficult to palpate. Nodules usually are not palpable.[merckmanuals.com] Clinical signs that suggest a chronic liver disorder or chronic alcohol use but are not specific for cirrhosis include muscle wasting, palmar erythema, parotid gland enlargement[merckmanuals.com]

  • Macronodular Cirrhosis

    A physician can sometimes identify early stages of cirrhosis by gently pressing the abdomen to determine whether the liver is enlarged and firm.[nmihi.com] During later stages of the disease the liver shrinks, causing an enlarged spleen which a physician may also identify by gently touching the abdomen.[nmihi.com]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    OBJECTIVE: To differentiate diffuse liver cancer from portal cirrhosis by using ultrasonography. METHODS: We analyzed the sonographic images of 15 patients with diffuse liver cancer and 30 patients with portal cirrhosis. RESULTS: The patients with diffuse liver cancer showed enlarged liver and obvious echo of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    During the physical examination, the doctor may feel an enlarged, firm liver (in about 25% of people) or an enlarged spleen (in about 15%).[merckmanuals.com] Other initial manifestations include right upper quadrant discomfort (10%); an enlarged, firm, nontender liver (25%); splenomegaly (15%); hyperpigmentation (25%); xanthelasmas[merckmanuals.com] Liver transplantation remains the only option for end-stage disease but recurrence of disease may be found in the graft.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congenital Liver Cirrhosis

    The liver was enlarged (450 gm) and firm to hard in consistency. The capsular surface showed pin point to pin head sized vague nodules.[indianpediatrics.net] The liver is typically palpable and firm, with a blunt edge, but is sometimes small and difficult to palpate. Nodules usually are not palpable.[merckmanuals.com] Liver was palpable 4 cm below right costal margin and was firm, non-tender with smooth surface and irregular borders. Spleen tip was also palpable.[indianpediatrics.net]

  • Amyloidosis

    Virchows Arch. 2018 Nov;473(5):627-637. doi: 10.1007/s00428-018-2442-x. Epub 2018 Aug 22. Author information 1 Department of Pathology, Christian-Albrechts-University, Arnold-Heller-Str. 3/14, D-24105, Kiel, Germany. 2 Medical Department V, Amyloidosis Center, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany. 3 Department of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatosplenic Amyloidosis

    The physical examination showed the liver to be firm and enlarged accompanied by pedal edema, the spleen was not palpable.[ispub.com]

  • Secondary Biliary Cirrhosis

    This is followed by ductopenia, liver cell necrosis & cirrhosis.[gen9mdforum.forumegypt.net] Gross Size : enlarged Consistency : firm due to fibrosis Surface & cut section : micronodular cirrhosis Colour : green bile stained Size : enlarged Consistency : firm due[gen9mdforum.forumegypt.net]

  • Indian Childhood Cirrhosis

    […] incidence decreasing in India ,Sri lanka affects 1-3 yrs age group 1 children in family affected growth retardation ascites liver-- enlarged, firm, sharp edges, fine granular[shakuntalapgmeenotes.blogspot.com] . • The liver is firm, enlarged, more than 2kgs in weight. • Appears yellow & greasy. • Later the size shrinks to almost about a kg due to fibrosis, which appears as macro[slideshare.net] On examination, he had hepatosplenomegaly with firm hepatomegaly and a leafy border. There were no other signs of liver cell failure.[pediatriconcall.com]

  • Wilson Disease

    Progressive hepatolenticular degeneration, or Wilson's disease, is a genetic disorder of copper metabolism. Knowledge of the clinical presentations and treatment of the disease are important both to the generalist and to specialists in gastroenterology and hepatology, neurology, psychiatry, and paediatrics. Wilson's[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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