Liver Failure D017093

Diseases [C] » Digestive System Diseases [C06] » Liver Diseases » Hepatic Insufficiency » Liver Failure

Description

Severe inability of the LIVER to perform its normal metabolic functions, as evidenced by severe JAUNDICE and abnormal serum levels of AMMONIA; BILIRUBIN; ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE; ASPARTATE AMINOTRANSFERASE; LACTATE DEHYDROGENASES; and albumin/globulin ratio. (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed)   MeSH

Subtype Terms (3)

End Stage Liver Disease
38 drugs (26 approved, 12 experimental)

Hepatic Encephalopathy
68 drugs (34 approved, 34 experimental)

Liver Failure, Acute
26 drugs (15 approved, 11 experimental)



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