alcoholic steatohepatitis


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alcoholic steatohepatitis

A fatty liver known to be associated with alcohol use, and confirmed by histology.
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Liver failure may result from health issues, such as hepatitis B and C, autoimmune hepatitis, cirrhosis, alcoholic cirrhosis, primary biliary cirrhosis, cryptogenic cirrohosis, primary sclerosing choalangitis, hepatocellular carcinoma, Wilson's disease, primary hemochromatosis, non alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), Budd-Chiari Syndrome, acute liver failure and metabolic disease.