What is Cirrhosis of the Liver

October 6, 2016

The liver weighs three pounds and is the largest solid organ in the body, which performs many critical functions. The Liver is responsible for blood proteins that aid in clotting, immune system function, and oxygen transport. Storing surplus nutrients and replacing some of the nutrients to the bloodstream. Developing bile which is a substance that is used to help digest food. Breaking down saturated fat and producing cholesterol Helping the…


Anatomy of the Liver

Il fegato pesa circa tre libbre.  Il secondo organo più grande del corpo è il fegato. Solo la pelle è un organo più grande e più pesante.
July 19, 2016

The Liver weights approximately three pounds. The second largest organ in the body is the liver. Only the skin is a larger and heavier organ. The liver has many critical functions such as digestion, immunity, metabolism and storage for essential nutrients in the body. These functions make the liver a very vital organ, which the tissues of the body, would die if they do not receive the nutrients and energy….