Liver disorders

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Liver disease can be a genetic (inherited) condition or caused by various factors that can damage the liver, such as viral infections or abuse of alcohol. Obesity is also closely associated with liver damage. As time passes, liver damage can result in cirrhosis (scarring), which can cause liver failure and is a potentially life-threatening condition.
ICD codes for this diseases: K71, K72, K75, K76

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