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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Yes: If liver disease includes a rise in billirubin level, itching can become unbearable. I saw a pregnant woman once with elevated billirubin from pregnan ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Chronic or excessive alcohol use is a major cause of liver disease worldwide.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sure, but...: Liver disease comes in many varieties and manifestations: cholestasis (either intrahepatic or extrahepatic) with jaundice; infiltrative (like fatty li ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Shiloh
27 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Unlikely: While it is certainly true that people with jaundice have itching, itching alone is not commonly seen with simple liver disease.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Yes: yes it can specially advanced liver disease.
A female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Fatty liver: Yes, drugs such as amiodarone, methotrexate, tamoxifen, valproic acid, glucocorticoids may cause fatty liver.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Cirrhosis, hepatitis: Chronic, excessive alcohol use can cause acute alcoholic hepatitis, alcoholic fatty liver disease and ultimately lead to cirrhosis of the liver. Live ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Liver Diseases: This is a good question. The common causes of liver disease are 1. Fatty infiltrates from obesity and excess sugars 2. Infection, most commonly wit ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
No relation: Dandruff is dry scalp skin. No relation with the liver disease.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Watson
23 years experience General Surgery
Progressive fibrosis: The liver becomes progressively more fibrotic and functions imperfectly. Fluid accumulates in the abdomen and other organs become affected in late st ... Read More

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