What are Liver Diseases?
Liver diseases are interruption in the liver function causing illness. The liver is vital for several functions within the body. If stomach becomes injured or there is any loss of functions then it can lead to vital damages to the body. These diseases are also termed as hepatic disease.
Liver disease is basically a broad term covering all the potential problems that take place and unable liver to perform its designated functions. Experts are with the view that more than 75% or three quarters of liver tissue have to be influenced before decrease in function occurs.
Types of liver diseases, its symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options:
Autoimmune Hepattis :
Various organs and systems present in the human body ensure healthy life. Respiratory system, circulatory system, nervous system and digestive system are some of the important system of a human body.
Hepatitis B :
Human body consists of various systems. These systems help us in maintaining healthy life. Digestive system is one of the most important systems of human body.
Hepatitis C :
Hepatitis is caused by the virus infection of liver. Liver is an important organ of our digestive system. It helps our body to digest the food properly and provides fluids that are very important for development and maintenance of proper body immune system.
You might have heard people talking about jaundice. In fact jaundice is not an illness in itself (as misconceived by many people) but is a symptom of hepatitis. When the hepatitis virus attacks the liver, the liver gets infected and produced number of symptoms.
Liver Cirrhosis :
The term liver cirrhosis denotes the multiple chronic liver diseases wherein usual liver cells get damaged and scar tissues replace it. As a result of scar tissue development, the quantity of usual liver tissue reduces and leads to malfunctioning of liver.
Liver Failure :
Human body consists of various body systems such as respiratory system, circulatory system, nervous system, digestive system and immune system. Each system comprises of chain of various body organs, have a specific function and way of functioning.
Liver is an important component of the human digestive system. Proper functioning of various body systems ensures healthy life and provides us strength. Dysfunction or disorder of any body organ leads to development of diseases.
Wilson's Diseases :
There are number of abnormalities associated with the malfunction of liver. Also, there are various factors which can lead to liver inflammation and result in liver diseases.