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What causes cirrhosis of the liver?

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Dr. Robert Rahimi
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
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In brief: Agree but also...

Other causes of cirrhosis can be metabolic, genetic, and autoimmune causes.

In brief: Agree but also...

Other causes of cirrhosis can be metabolic, genetic, and autoimmune causes.
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many causes

Cirrhosis is the way the liver heals itself after repeated, severe or ongoing insults.
These can be multifactorial, such as toxins (alcohol, certain meds), viruses (hepatitis), or even fatty degeneration (nash).

In brief: Many causes

Cirrhosis is the way the liver heals itself after repeated, severe or ongoing insults.
These can be multifactorial, such as toxins (alcohol, certain meds), viruses (hepatitis), or even fatty degeneration (nash).
Thank