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.
What Are Compensated and Decompensated Cirrhosis?
Learn about the symptoms of the two stages of cirrhosis called compensated and decompensated, and find out what to expect as you move from one stage to another.
What Is Primary Biliary Cholangitis?
Primary biliary cholangitis, also known as primary biliary cholangitis, is a chronic liver disease. Learn about its causes, symptoms, treatment and more.
What Are the Treatments for Cirrhosis?
WebMD explains how cirrhosis treatments can slow or even stop liver damage and prevent complications of the disease.
How Can I Prevent Cirrhosis?
Cirrhosis isn’t just caused by years of heavy drinking. WebMD explains other conditions and medications that can raise your risk of developing this serious liver disease -- and steps to take to lower it.