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What is parenchymatous liver disease? How common is this?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: Most of them

The hepatitis family, autoimmune hepatitis, hemochromatosis, wilson's, antitrypsin deficiency, and most drug allergy all hit the liver parenchyma.
Gallstones, tumors, and a few others are non-parenchymatous. Hope this helps.

In brief: Most of them

The hepatitis family, autoimmune hepatitis, hemochromatosis, wilson's, antitrypsin deficiency, and most drug allergy all hit the liver parenchyma.
Gallstones, tumors, and a few others are non-parenchymatous. Hope this helps.
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