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What are the liver diseases related to alcohol abuse?

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Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Several

It could be an acute inflammation ("alcoholic hepatitis") to more chronic and serious conditions such as alcoholic cirrhosis and hepatocarcinoma (liver cancer).

In brief: Several

It could be an acute inflammation ("alcoholic hepatitis") to more chronic and serious conditions such as alcoholic cirrhosis and hepatocarcinoma (liver cancer).
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine

In brief: Various

Alcohol-associated liver diseases include alcoholic hepatitis (inflammation), fatty liver, and cirrhosis.
Cirrhosis is extensive irreversible liver damage/scarring. Complications of cirrhosis include liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma), jaundice, large amount of fluid retention and swelling, and death. Any form of alcohol-related liver disease is an indication to stop drinking alcohol.

In brief: Various

Alcohol-associated liver diseases include alcoholic hepatitis (inflammation), fatty liver, and cirrhosis.
Cirrhosis is extensive irreversible liver damage/scarring. Complications of cirrhosis include liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma), jaundice, large amount of fluid retention and swelling, and death. Any form of alcohol-related liver disease is an indication to stop drinking alcohol.
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