Diagnostic Evaluation Of Patients With Liver Disease

(See also liver structure and function.) History Various symptoms can lead to liver disease, but only a few are specific for liver disease: Common nonspecific symptoms include fatigue, loss of appetite, nausea and occasionally, especially for severe diseases, vomiting. Soft oily stools (steatorrhoea) arise when the cholestasis impedes the flow of bile into the intestine. Patients with steatorrhea have an increased risk of deficiency of fat soluble vitamins (A, D,…

September 3, 2018