816 Possible Causes for Liver Failure in USA

  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
    Liver Failure

    In a small proportion of cases, the encephalopathy is caused directly by liver failure; this is more likely in acute liver failure. … the liver failure in determining the prognosis. … In acute liver failure, it is unclear whether lactulose is beneficial.[1]

  • Liver Failure

    There are two types of liver failure, acute and chronic liver failure. … This is known as chronic liver failure. … This is referred to as acute liver failure.[2]

  • Weil's Disease
    Liver Failure
  • Yellow Fever
    Liver Failure

    failure hemorrhage delirium, seizures, and sometimes coma arrhythmias , or irregular heartbeats bleeding from the nose, mouth, and eyes Between 20 percent and 50 percent … fever abdominal pain vomiting, sometimes with blood tiredness , sluggishness, lethargy jaundice, which gives the skin and whites of the eyes a yellow tinge kidney failure liver … Yellow fever can cause fever and flu-like illness, jaundice (yellowing of the eyes and skin), liver failure, respiratory failure, kidney failure, vomiting of blood, and possibly[3] [4]

  • Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy
    Liver Failure

    Jaundice, fever, abdominal pain, anorexia, and nausea are some of the main complaints, whereas liver failure and coagulopathy can lead to both maternal and fetal death in … Furthermore, various complications of acute fatty liver of pregnancy have been described in the literature - liver failure, gastrointestinal bleeding (as a result of coagulopathies[5]

  • Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis
    Liver Failure
  • Methylmalonic Acidemia
    Liver Failure

    Moreover, renal failure and end-stage liver failure are common in certain phenotypes.[6]

  • Wolman Disease
    Liver Failure

    failure. … Accumulations in the liver and spleen may cause hepatomegaly and splenomegaly, possibly leading to liver failure. … Hematopoietic stem cell and liver transplantation Although there is inadequate data on long-term outcomes, liver transplant in WD patients with liver failure has improved[7]

  • Nausea
    Liver Failure

    failure Alcohol Taking a thorough patient history may reveal important clues to the cause of nausea and vomiting. … Oral hypoglycemic medications Oral contraceptives Endocrine/metabolic disease Pregnancy Uremia Ketoacidosis Thyroid and parathyroid disease Adrenal insufficiency Toxins Liver[8]

  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
    Liver Failure

    Some patients also suffer from mental confusion , all signs of liver failure. … As the disease progresses, it causes cirrhosis of the liver and liver failure; leading to the consideration of liver transplantation. … Primary sclerosing can eventually damage liver cells and the scar tissue can spread throughout the liver, causing cirrhosis and liver failure.[9]

Liver Failure

Liver failure is a condition in which the liver fails to perform its normal function. It may be acute or chronic.

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  1. Hepatic encephalopathy, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hepatic_encephalopathy
  2. Liver Failure, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/liver-failure
  3. Side Effects and Drug Images at RxList, http://www.rxlist.com/yellow-fever-vaccine-drug…
  4. Yellow fever: Symptoms, causes, and prevention, http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/174372.php
  5. Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/acute-fatty-li…
  6. Methylmalonic Acidemia, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/methylmalonic-…
  7. Wolman Disease, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/wolman-disease
  8. Nausea, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nausea
  9. Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis - Premier Medical Group, http://www.premiermedicalhv.com/divisions/servi…