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1.  Alcoholic Liver Disease
Damage to the liver from excessive drinking can lead to ALD. Years of alcohol abuse cause the liver to become inflamed and swollen. This damage can also cause scarring known as cirrhosis. Cirrhosis is the final stage o...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Abdominal pain
  • Fainting
  • Pain
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
2.  Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic condition that affects the chambers of your heart. You have four heart chambers: two atria in the upper half of the heart and two ventricles in the lower half. Th...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Heart murmurs
  • Swelling of scrotum
  • High blood pressure
  • Low blood pressure
3.  Cirrhosis
Cirrhosis is severe scarring of the liver and poor liver function seen at the end of chronic liver disease. The scarring is most often caused by long-term exposure to toxins such as alcohol or viral infections. Th...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Pale stools
  • Edema
  • Right upper quadrant pain
  • Confusion
4.  Hepatitis
Hepatitis is swelling and inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis is most commonly caused by a viral infection. There are, however, other causes of hepatitis. These include autoimmune hepatitis (a disease occurring whe...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Muscle pain
  • Joint pain
  • Vomiting
  • Body ache
5.  Liver Cancer
Liver cancer causes destruction of liver cells and interferes with the ability of the liver to function normally. There are several types, but it is classified in general as being primary or secondary. Primary live...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Loss of appetite
  • Pain
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Coffee ground vomit
6.  Hyperlipidemia
Cholesterol is a waxy substance that occurs naturally in the body. But too much cholesterol can clog blood vessels and lead to heart attack or stroke.
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Xanthoma
  • Cholesterol ring
  • Xanthelasma of eyelid
  • Enlarged spleen
7.  Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Leukemia is a type of cancer that affects the blood and blood-forming tissues. There are many types of leukemia, each affecting different kinds of blood cells. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or CLL, is a cancer of th...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Anemia
  • Loss of appetite
  • Bruises
  • Bleeding gums
8.  Hepatic Vein Thrombosis (Budd-Chiari Syndrome)
Hepatic vein thrombosis (HVT) is an obstruction in the veins of the liver caused by a blood clot. This condition blocks blood flow from the liver to the heart. Without proper blood flow, the liver stops getting th...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Vomiting blood
  • Ascites
  • Right sided abdominal pain
  • Yellow skin
9.  Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
Familial combined hyperlipidemia is an inherited disorder that causes high cholesterol and high levels of triglycerides in the blood. It is the most common of all genetic disorders that increase blood fats, and i...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Abdominal pain
  • Enlarged spleen
  • Chest pain
  • Xanthelasma of eyelid
10.  Hyperlipoproteinemia Type IV
Hyperlipoproteinemia type IV, also known as familial hypertriglyceridemia, is a disorder in which an individual has a higher-than-normal triglyceride level due to a genetic defect. As a result, the affected individua...
Symptoms:
  • Liver enlarged
  • Abdominal pain
  • Chest pain
  • Enlarged spleen
  • Xanthoma
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