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What symptoms of liver failure require urgent care?

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As liver failure progresses, the symptoms become more serious, requiring urgent care. These symptoms include:

  • Jaundice
  • Bleeding easily
  • Swollen abdomen
  • Mental disorientation or confusion (known as hepatic encephalopathy)
  • Sleepiness
  • Coma

From: What Is Liver Failure? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE: American Liver Foundation.


 

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 19, 2019

SOURCE: American Liver Foundation.


 

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 19, 2019

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