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How do doctors evaluate the extent of damage of cirrhosis in the affected liver?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Biopsy, labs

Biopsy isually proves cirrhosis where as blood work and clinical history indicate synthetic dysfunction.
Imaging may be able to diagnose cirrhosis without the need for a biopsy.

In brief: Biopsy, labs

Biopsy isually proves cirrhosis where as blood work and clinical history indicate synthetic dysfunction.
Imaging may be able to diagnose cirrhosis without the need for a biopsy.
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