Liver Enlargement

Liver enlargement, or hepatomegaly, is a symptom of many different disorders. The liver enlarges with additional symptoms such as abdominal distention and/or abdominal tenderness. Closely related is spleen enlargement (splenomegaly) and the two types of swelling often go together ...

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Causes

Causal Categories: Causes of liver swelling or liver enlargement (hepatomegaly) may result from these main categories of disease:

  • Liver conditions
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Misdiagnosis

Liver enlargement (hepatosplenomegaly) is sometimes mistaken for some other similar symptoms in the same abdominal region:

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