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Doe the liver repair itself after trauma?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
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In brief: If it is minor yes

If the injury is not causing major blood loss or involve bile ducts yes.

In brief: If it is minor yes

If the injury is not causing major blood loss or involve bile ducts yes.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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In brief: To a degree

Depends on the injury trauma- scar the liver has excess capacity if well, so it can cope with trauma, resection of cancers etc.

In brief: To a degree

Depends on the injury trauma- scar the liver has excess capacity if well, so it can cope with trauma, resection of cancers etc.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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