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A 56-year-old female asked:

Can a liver repair itself after abuse by alcohol?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
That depends largely: on the type and amount of damage to the liver. Your doctor will be in the best position to determine how much your liver can repair.
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