home > digestion center > digestion a-z list > liver biopsy index Liver Biopsy Liver BiopsyRelated Doctor's & Expert's Views « Back to Liver Biopsy Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity Ask the Experts - Gastroenterology (GI Testing) Biopsy: Questions to Ask Your Doctor Before a Biopsy Hospitals: Can Yours Handle Your Emergency? Liver Disease FAQs Pancreatic Cancer, the Silent Disease Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis -- Walter Payton's Disease Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically Liver Disease FAQs Hospitals: Can Yours Handle Your Emergency? Biopsy: Questions to Ask Your Doctor Before a Biopsy Pancreatic Cancer, the Silent Disease Ask the Experts - Gastroenterology (GI Testing) Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis -- Walter Payton's Disease Suggested Reading on Liver Biopsy by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 25 articles Liver (Anatomy and Function) The liver is the largest gland and organ in the body. There are a variety of liver diseases caused by liver inflammation, scarring of the liver, infection Amyloidosis Amyloidosis is a group of diseases resulting from abnormal deposition of certain proteins (amyloids) in various bodily areas. The amyloid proteins may Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency is an inherited disorder that may cause liver and lung disease in adults. Signs and symptoms include shortness of breath, Cirrhosis (Liver) Cirrhosis of the liver refers to a disease in which normal liver cells are replaced by scar tissue caused by alcohol and viral hepatitis B and C. This Hemochromatosis (Iron Overload) Hereditary hemochromatosis ( Hepatitis (Viral Hepatitis, A, B, C, D, E, G) Hepatitis is most often viral, due to infection with one of the hepatitis viruses (A, B, C, D, E, F (not confirmed), and G) or another virus (such as those Pancreatic Cancer Pancreatic cancer is a malignant tumor of the pancreas. Hepatitis C (HCV, Hep C) Hepatitis C is an inflammation of the liver Jaundice (Adults) Jaundice in adults may be caused by a variety of medical diseases or conditions. Some cases of jaundice can be managed at home with a doctor's supervision, Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment) Abdominal pain can have many causes. Some of the less serious causes include bloating, gas, colitis, endometriosis, food poisoning, GERD, IBS, and ovarian Fatty Liver Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease occurs due to the accumulation of abnormal amounts of fat within the liver. Fatty liver most likely caused by obesity Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC) Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBS) Felty's Syndrome Felty's syndrome is a complication of long-term rheumatoid arthritis. Felty's syndrome is defined by the presence of three conditions: rheumatoid arthritis, Sarcoidosis Sarcoidosis, a disease resulting from chronic inflammation, causes small lumps (granulomas) to develop in a great range of body tissues and can appear Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) Primary sclerosing cholangitis Cancer Cancer is a disease caused by an abnormal growth of cells, also called malignancy. It is a group of 100 different diseases, and is not Hepatitis B (HBV, Hep B) The hepatitis B virus (HBV, hep B) is a unique, coated DNA virus belonging to the Hepadnaviridae family of viruses. The course of the virus is determined Tylenol Liver Damage Tylenol liver damage (acetaminophen) can occur from accidentally ingesting too much acetaminophen, or intentionally. Acetaminophen is a drug contained Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Treatment (PBC) Primary biliary sclerosis (PBC) is thought to be an autoimmune disorder that involves the deterioration of the liver's small bile ducts. These ducts are The Digestion Process (Organs and Functions) Digestion is the complex process of turning food you eat into the energy you need to survive. The digestive process also involves creating waste to be Drug-Induced Liver Disease Drug-induced liver diseases are diseases of the liver that are caused by physician-prescribed medications, OTC medications, vitamins, hormones, herbs, Liver Disease Liver disease can be cause by a variety of things including infection (hepatitis), diseases such as gallstones, high cholesterol or triglycerides, blood Schistosomiasis Schistosomiasis (snail Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain) Gallbladder pain (often misspelled "gall bladder") is generally produced by of five problems, biliary colic, cholecystitis, Liver Cancer Liver cancer is cancer of the liver cells (hepatocellular carcinoma) or of the ducts in the liver (cholangiocarcinoma). Liver cancer often arises due to Medications 1 articles Procedures & Tests 6 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 3 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 5 articles Health News 4 articles Health Features 1 articles STAY INFORMED Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox! From WebMD Healthy Resources Common Signs of Hep C What Hep C Treatment Looks Like Are We Close to a Cure for Cancer? Featured Centers Feeling Short of Breath? What to Eat When You Have Cancer Top 3 Anaphylaxis Triggers Health Solutions From Our Sponsors Frequent Constipation? Greater Food Accessibility Exclusives What Does Psoriasis Look Like? How to Prevent Muscle Cramps Blood Clot? Know the Signs and Symptoms Allergy Triggers: Do You Know Yours?