Hepatic Damage

What is Hepatic Damage

Liver Damage / Hepatic Disorders:
  • Liver is responsible for many critical functions inthe body and if it is diseased can cause significant damage to the body.
  • Hepatoprotective drugs prevent damage to the liver and have regenerating effect on liver cells

What happens in Hepatic Damage?

  • The liver functions gets affected and imbalance in enzymes causes toxicity.
  • Certain medicines taken in overdose or even when taken within limits may injure the organ.
  • Other chemical agents and natural chemicals (e.g., microcystins) induce hepatotoxicity. Chemicals that cause liver injury are called hepato-toxins.

Whom does it affect?

  • Affects all the age groups but common in alcoholics and hepatitis patients.
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