Cirrhosis of the Liver Directory
Cirrhosis of the liver is a serious condition in which scar tissue replaces the liver's healthy tissue. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how cirrhosis of the liver develops and its causes, symptoms, treatment, and much more.
Information on Liver Failure
Liver failure can occur gradually or suddenly. Learn more about the causes of liver failure from the experts at WebMD.
What Is Cirrhosis?
How do you get cirrhosis? What are the stages?
You might need a liver transplant if your liver doesn’t work the way it should. This is called liver failure. Learn more about liver transplantation, including when it may be needed, how candidates are picked, what to expect from the procedure, and what happens after surgery.
Understanding Hepatitis B
Find out more about the cause, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of hepatitis B.