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LIVER FUNCTION TESTS

Liver function tests (LFTs) measure various chemicals in the blood made by the liver. An abnormal result indicates a problem…

COMMON SYMPTOMS OF LIVER DISEASE

The following are the most common symptoms Jaundice Dark Urine Itching Lethargy Increasing tiredness Altered sleep pattern Vomiting of Blood…

FUNCTIONS OF THE LIVER

The liver performs a host of functions (well over 500) but the basic ones are: Production of plasma proteins: Factor…

HOW DOES THE LIVER WORK?

The liver is the largest organ in the body (weighing about1.2 to 1.5kg). It is located on the right side…