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    When To Call a Doctor

    Call911or other emergency services immediately if you have hepatitis C and you:

    Call your doctor if:

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    Enlarged Liver (Hepatomegaly)

    If your doctor tells you that you've got an enlarged liver, it means it's swollen beyond its normal size. There's usually another condition that's causing it, such as hepatitis. You have a lot of treatment choices, but you first need to find out the source of the problem. Getting treated is important. Your liver has a lot of big jobs to do. Just to name a few key ones, it helps clean your blood by getting rid of harmful chemicals that your body makes. It makes a liquid called bile, which helps you...

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    Who to see

    The following health professionals can diagnose hepatitis C:

    The following specialists also can diagnose the disease and provide further care:

    To prepare for your appointment, see the topic Making the Most of Your Appointment.

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: June 20, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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