Liver Disease Information
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Bile is a liquid made in the liver that helps break down fats in the small intestine. Bile duct disease keeps bile from flowing to the small intestine.
Cirrhosis is the scarring and hardening of the liver.
Fatty liver disease is the build-up of fat in liver cells.
Hemochromatosis is the build-up of iron in the liver.
Hepatitis C is a disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus.
Wilson disease is the build-up of copper in the body.
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