28th October 2019

mayoclinic
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How do you know if your liver is failing?

Signs and symptoms of acute liver failure may include:
  1. Yellowing of your skin and eyeballs (jaundice)
  2. Pain in your upper right abdomen.
  3. Abdominal swelling.
  4. Nausea.
  5. Vomiting.
  6. A general sense of feeling unwell (malaise)
  7. Disorientation or confusion.
  8. Sleepiness.

Subsequently, one may also ask, what is mild hepatic impairment?

The effect of mild or moderate hepatic impairment (cirrhosis) on the pharmacokinetics of zileuton. However, the clearance of unbound zileuton in patients with moderate hepatic impairment was nearly half that in patients with mild hepatic impairment, and one quarter that in healthy subjects.

What is a hepatic disease?

Liver disease (also called hepatic disease) is a type of damage to or disease of the liver.

What does it mean when your liver is impaired?

Liver impairment can be due to a variety of factors including infections, autoimmune conditions, drugs, toxins. Liver impairment can be acute or occur as a chronic process involving a progressive destruction and regeneration of the liver parenchyma leading to fibrosis and cirrhosis.
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