3 doctors weighed in:

What can cause cirrhosis of the liver?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Rahimi
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many causes

The top 2 causes are viral (hepatitis B or C) or alcohol related.
Other causes include, metabolic, genetic, and autoimmune causes. Please see a liver doctor who can test you for the different causes and manage your symptoms.

In brief: Many causes

The top 2 causes are viral (hepatitis B or C) or alcohol related.
Other causes include, metabolic, genetic, and autoimmune causes. Please see a liver doctor who can test you for the different causes and manage your symptoms.
Thank
Dr. Enrique Molina
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Many causes

most common causes are alcohol, viral hepatitis (hepatitis B and C), obesity and diabetes (which cause non-alcoholic steatohepatitis).
Other rare causes are: hemochromatosis, autoimmune diseases, etc.

In brief: Many causes

most common causes are alcohol, viral hepatitis (hepatitis B and C), obesity and diabetes (which cause non-alcoholic steatohepatitis).
Other rare causes are: hemochromatosis, autoimmune diseases, etc.
Thank