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Liver Transplant (cont.)

Liver Disease Symptoms

Patient Comments

People who have liver disease may have many of the following problems:

  • Jaundice - Yellowing of the skin or eyes
  • Itching
  • Dark, tea-colored urine
  • Gray- or clay-colored bowel movements
  • Ascites - An abnormal buildup of fluid in the abdomen
  • Vomiting of blood
  • Tendency to bleed
  • Mental confusion, forgetfulness
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/24/2014
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Liver Transplant - Patient Experience

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Liver Disease - Symptoms

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Liver Transplant - Causes

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Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Liver Transplantation »

Research into the possibility of liver transplantation (LT) started before the 1960s with the pivotal baseline work of Thomas Starzl in Chicago and Boston, where the initial LT techniques were researched in dogs.

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